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Experienced Locum Social Worker

  • Salary: Up to £4 per hour
  • Location: Dorchester, Dorset
  • Date posted: 12-06-2019
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00003758_1560356021

Dorset County Council are searching for experienced Social Workers to join their West District Team on a Locum Basis. The role is a 3 month rolling contract working within a pod of five social workers and reporting into the Team Manager, covering a patch ranging from Portland to Sherbourne, and as far west as Lyme Regis.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rates of up to £35p/h
  • Flexible working patterns
  • Surrounded by a supportive team
  • Free Parking

Job Responsibilities:

As well as the usual responsibilities found in a Social Worker role you will:

  • Require access to a car as public transport would not cover entirety of patch
  • Provide assistance and support to other Social Workers within your team
  • Chair multi-agency meetings and deliver results to Team Manager


  • Social Work Qualification and a minimum of two years post qualified experience
  • HCPC registration
  • Clear Enhanced DBS
  • Full Clear Driving License

Location: Weymouth (DT4 7BG)

Rate: up to £35p/h

If you want to discuss anything regarding this Social Worker vacancy please contact Kenny Mansfield on the following:

0118 948 5555

If this role isn't right for you, but you are still looking for a change within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!