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CAST Senior Social Worker

  • Salary: Up to £40 per hour
  • Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
  • Date posted: 07-11-2019
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00006911_1573139058

Hampshire County Council are looking for a Children's Assessment and Safeguarding Team Senior Social Worker to join on a Locum basis.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience in a CAST team or frontline Children's work. Being able to work effectively with both parents and children is important to be successful in this role.

Benefits for you as a CAST Senior Social Worker:

  • Flexible working scheme
  • Easily accessible via the M3 or M4
  • Easy accessibility from Basingstoke Railway Station
  • Highly Competitive pay rates

Your responsibilities as a CAST Senior Social Worker:

  • Working with families and children to effectively build their resilience together
  • Working with children and families on a long term, Children in Need basis - escalating to court work when it is necessary to remove a child from a home environment
  • Undertaking Child and Parenting Assessments
  • Be able to make decisions based on visits in line with valid legislations
  • Work well with other teams such as the MASH team when cases are transferred

Requirements of you as a CAST Senior Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of a CAST role
  • Valid UK Driving Licence with own vehicle

Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire

Salary: up to £40.00 per hour


Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email kscoggins@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details


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