Children and Families in Need Social Worker

Posted 21 February 2023
Salary Up to £37.00 per hour + Hybrid working
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Local Authority in Southeast London is looking for a Social Worker to join their Children and Families in Need Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in Children in Need or Frontline environment. The key to success in this role is to work with a child-focussed attitude to ensure the best outcomes are met.

Benefits for you as a Children and Families in Need Social Worker:

  • Brilliant pay rate of up to £37.00 per hour
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • "Good" Ofsted inspection results
  • Training opportunities available
  • Therapeutic approach to Social Work
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport

Your responsibilities as a Children and Families in Need Social Worker:

  • Build and sustain strong relationships with children, young people and families involved
  • Identify when children are unable to live at home and work to secure permanence for them within a reasonable timescale
  • Constant monitoring and reviewing of cases to ensure care plans are working effectively
  • Work with connected services as the lead professional in each case to ensure positive sustainable change is made for children and young people involved

Requirements of you as a Children and Families in Need Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Frontline work
  • A valid UK driving licence and vehicle is preferred

Location: Greenwich, London

Umbrella pay rate: up to £37.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins 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!