Children's Safeguarding Social Worker

Posted 30 August 2023
Salary Up to £42 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameSam Szymczyk

Job description

Dorset Council is looking for a Social Worker to join their Children's Support and Safeguarding Team. This is a Locum Social Work role offering £42 per hour.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working directly with children in need and their families. The key to success in this role is to be able to start a contract confidently without the need for supervision.

Benefits for you as a Children's Safeguarding Social Worker:

  • Excellent pay rate of £42 per hour
  • Flexible hours
  • Easily accessible by train or car
  • Training and development opportunities offered.
  • Supportive Management team

Your responsibilities as a Children's Safeguarding Social Worker:

  • Complete assessments with varying complexity
  • Assess the need of children under statutory framework
  • Effectively liaise with partner agencies and other children's services
  • Participate in a duty rota in order to respond to crisis situations when necessary

Requirements of you as a Children's Safeguarding 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 is helpful

Location: Dorset

Umbrella pay rate: £42.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Samuel Szymczyk 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!