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Children's Social Worker

  • Salary: Up to £30 per hour
  • Location: Coventry, West Midlands
  • Date posted: 17-10-2019
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00005504_1571304970

Coventry City Council are looking to recruit a Qualified Locum Social Worker to their Children's Services. You will have experience of managing a caseload of Children in Need, Child Protection, Court work and completing Children and Family Assessments.

Benefits for the Locum Social Worker:

  • Manageable caseloads
  • Pay rate of £29.93 per hour
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • A 3-month rolling contract
  • A dedicated CHA Consultant to aid you through the interview and job onboarding process

Responsibilities of the Locum Social Worker:

  • As a Locum Social Worker in Coventry's Children's Services you will carry a caseload of Children in Need, Child Protection and Court cases with a high level of direction and supervision
  • You will be participating in team Duty and Referral taking
  • You will be experienced in producing reports for a variety of audiences including court reports
  • Your role will involve undertaking assessments which will involve the evaluation of all aspects of an individual's situation, including an assessment of jeopardy and risk
  • As a Locum Social Worker you will devise, implement and review care plans for Children and Families

Requirements of the Locum social worker:

  • HCPC registration
  • Clear enhanced DBS
  • Full UK driving license and access to a car
  • Social Work qualifications and a minimum of 2 years post qualifying experience

Pay rate: £29.93 per hour

Location: Coventry

If you are interested in this vacancy and wish to apply, please follow the application instructions stated on the website or contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Cassie Hoskings on 0118 948 5555.

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