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Assessing Social Worker - Fostering Team

  • Salary: £32 per hour
  • Location: Southampton, Hampshire
  • Date posted: 08-11-2017
  • Sector: Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00003064_1510135105

Hampshire Council are looking for an experienced Locum Social Worker to join the Assessment Team in their Fostering Service. This is an essential role for a Social Worker to help make sure the placements being made are the most suitable for the child by conducting SGO's, Connected Carer and other such assessments. Hampshire can offer an excellent working environment for any Social Worker with an Ofsted rated "OUTSTANDING" service, and is easily commutable via the M27 and M3.

What's on offer?

  • Be part of an "OUTSTANDING" rated service by Ofsted
  • Competitive rate of pay for Social Work in the Hampshire area, offering £32 ph
  • Great work life balance in a fully stable and supported environment

What's involved?

  • Varied Parenting Assessments such as Special Guardianship Orders (SGO's), Connected Carer Assessments etc
  • Being responsible for your own caseload, making sure you work to all statutory timescales
  • Planning your own visits, across multiple areas, to match the timescales set
  • Carer Training

What do you need?

  • Valid, and in date, HCPC registration
  • 2 years Post Qualified experience
  • Valid, clean, driving license and your own vehicle

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Brian Allbrighton on 01189 485 55