Children's Family Support Social Worker

Posted 14 March 2023
Salary Up to £40.00 per hour + benefits
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Local Authority in Bedfordshire is looking for an Experienced Social Worker to join their Family Support Team based in Bedford. This is a Locum Social Work role offering up to £40.00 per hour.

The ideal Social Worker will have extensive knowledge and experience of CIN, CP and PLO work. The key to success in this role is to be able to work confidently with little supervision from the beginning of the contract.

Benefits for you as a Family Support Social Worker:

  • Exceptionally competitive pay rate up to £40.00 per hour
  • "Good" Ofsted inspection results
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • Monitored caseloads to help ensure good work-life balance
  • Parking available/ nearby

Your responsibilities as a Family Support Social Worker:

  • Manage a complex caseload
  • Undertake Safeguarding and PLO work
  • Ensure records are kept up to date to the highest standards
  • Aid in the formulation of care plans for children and families
  • Work effectively with connected services to ensure the best out comes are met for children and families

Requirements of you as a Family Support Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Family Support and Child protection work
  • A valid UK driving licence and car is essential for this role

Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire

Umbrella pay rate: up to £40.00 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!