Family Safeguarding Social Worker - Preston

Posted 25 July 2022
Salary £34.00 - £41.00 per hour
LocationPreston
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
ReferenceJ5125_1658758619
Contact NameGregory Smith

Job description

Lancashire are looking for a Qualified Social Worker to join their Family Safeguarding team in Preston. This is a locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in a children's frontline environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to start work with confidence and little supervision.

Benefits for you as a Family Safeguarding Social Worker:

  • Outstanding Umbrella pay rate up to £41.00 per hour
  • Hybrid work environment
  • Good work-life balance
  • Opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of children and young people
  • Mileage paid for and parking available at office

Your responsibilities as a Family Safeguarding Social Worker:

  • Managing caseloads between 15-22 relating to children and young people, including child protection and court work
  • Preparing and effectively participating in court orders within timescales
  • Determine an appropriate level of intervention, including support packages for families
  • Ensure the needs of children are addressed in the planning and assessments process

Requirements of you as a Family Safeguarding Social Worker:

  • A recognized Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years' experience in frontline Social Work
  • A valid UK driving license and vehicle is preferred

Location: Preston, Lancashire

Umbrella pay rate up to £41.00 per hour

PAYE options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Greg Smith on 0118 948 5555 or email gsmith@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details


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