Early Help Consultant Social Worker

Posted 28 February 2023
Salary Up to £34.00 per hour + Unique opportunity
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameJames Doherty

Job description

A Local Authority in Liverpool is looking for a Consultant Social Worker to join their Early Help Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working of working in a prevention driven team environment. The key to success in this role is to work with a strength based approach and utilise the sign of safety model.

Benefits for you as an Early Help Consultant Social Worker:

  • Brilliant pay rate of up to £34.00 per hour.
  • Flexible working available.
  • Rare and unique opportunity to work in Early Help Social Work.
  • Parking available/nearby.
  • Perfect way to enhance your CV.

Your responsibilities as an Early Help Consultant Social Worker:

  • Triaging referrals for Early Help support.
  • Reviewing the level of need and ensuring clear allocation plans are created.
  • Will liaise with the Team Manager and ensure that referrals are progressed along the appropriate pathway.
  • Manage a team of 5 Outreach Family Support workers and complete regular quality supervision to ensure that the child/young person is receiving interventions to improve their outcomes.

Requirements of you as an Early Help Consultant Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Early Help work.
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is preferred for this role.

Location: Liverpool, Merseyside

Umbrella pay rate: Up to £34.00 per hour.

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact James Doherty on 0118 948 5555 or email jdoherty@charecruitment.com 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!