Assessment Social Worker

Posted 22 January 2024
Salary Up to £38.50 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameJordan Peat

Job description

London Borough of Bromley is looking for a Specialist Social Worker to join their Referral and Assessment Service.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in Referral and Assessment and frontline teams.

The key to success in this role is to be able to complete assessments to identify children who may be vulnerable or at risk of harm.

Benefits for you as an Assessment Social Worker:

  • Competitive Pay Rate - Up to £38.50p/h
  • Flexible Working Available
  • Caseload Promise
  • Work for a "Good" Rated Local Authority

Your responsibilities and experience as an Assessment Social Worker:

  • Manage cases that relate to children between the ages of 0-17.
  • Past experience identifying vulnerable children in need, children who need protection and safeguarding
  • Conduct Investigations and assessments of children on a joint basis with the Police Child Abuse and Investigation Team (CAIT)
  • Complete Assessments through direct work with children and families plus appropriate professionals, to identify needs/risks and develop plans to meet these as appropriate.
  • Ability to turn cases around within short time periods, i.e., 12 Weeks

Requirements of an Assessment Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of work within Assessments and Frontline Teams
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is required

Location: Bromley, London

Umbrella pay rate: £38.50p/h

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jordan Peat on 0118 948 5555 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!