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Child in Need Social Worker

  • Salary: Up to £28 per hour
  • Location: Chester, Cheshire
  • Date posted: 07-12-2018
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00004594_1544186109

Cheshire West and Chester Council are looking for experienced frontline Child in Need Social Workers to join their thriving team for a 3 month rolling contract, based out of Nicholas House in central Chester.

The team's core values of Teamwork, Honesty, Respect, Innovation, Value for Money and Empowerment are reciprocated Council-wide throughout all areas of the practice.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • Working in an Ofsted "Good" rated Council
  • Competitive pay rates of up to £28p/h
  • Flexible Working opportunities
  • Welcoming and friendly Child Services Team

Job Responsibilities:

Alongside standard responsibilities of a Child in Need Social Worker:

  • Providing support to other members of your team
  • Conduct Statutory Visits
  • Possible Court requirements


  • Social Work Qualification and a minimum of three years post qualified experience
  • HCPC registration
  • Clear Enhanced DBS
  • Full Clear Driving License

Location: Chester (CH1 2NU)

Rate: up to £28p/h (Dependent on Experience)

If you want to discuss anything regarding this Social Worker vacancy please contact Kenny Mansfield on the following:

0118 948 5555

If this role isn't right for you, but you are still looking for a change within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!