Adoption Social Worker

Posted 19 September 2023
Salary Up to £42.00 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameWill Rock

Job description

A Local Authority in Portsmouth is looking for a Social Worker to join in their Adoption Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in adoption environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to start a contract confidently without the need for supervision.

Benefits for you as an Adoption Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rate of £42.00 per hour
  • Great work/life balance
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Parking available
  • Easily accessible by public transport

Your responsibilities as an Adoption Social Worker:

  • Work closely with Social Workers in Safeguarding Teams
  • Linking in with care planning for potential adoption plans.
  • Work closely with the local authority child care teams.
  • Case responsibility for children on Placement Orders as well as family finding

Requirements of you as an Adoption Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Good working knowledge of adoption regulations/legislation and National Minimum Standards.

Location: South-East England, Portsmouth

Umbrella pay rate: £42.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Will Rock on 074425 76909 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this role isn't 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!