Adoption Family Finding Social Worker

Posted 09 March 2023
Salary Up to £35.00 per annum + Benefits
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameJames Doherty

Job description

A Local Authority in Blackburn and Darwen is looking for an Adoption Social Worker to join its Family Finding team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

Benefits for you as a Locum Adoption Family finding Social Worker:

  • working arrangements are very flexible
  • offer modern, comfortable office accommodation
  • can work from home when you are not required within the office
  • free car parking for agency staff very close to the office
  • a central location near to main road networks, shops and services in the local community.

Your responsibilities as a Locum Adoption Family finding Social Worker:

  • case responsibility for children on Placement Orders
  • family finding to ensure that permanence through adoption is achieved where possible and appropriate
  • working closely with social workers in the Safeguarding Teams care planning for potential adoption plans

Requirements of a Locum Adoption Family finding Social Worker:

- Current registration with Social Work England

- 2 years post qualifying UK experience

- Qualified Social Worker BA/DipSW/CQSW or equivalent

Pay rate: £35.00 per hour (Umbrella)

Location: Blackburn

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact James Doherty on 07825213518 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details.

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!

What do you get from working with me?

- CV enhancement

- Application form enhancement

- Access to many jobs in the market

- One central point of contact

- Interview preparation assistance

- Expert consultation

- Questions answered

- Offer negotiation