Leaving Care Social Worker

Posted 23 August 2023
Salary Up to £37.00 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameWill Rock

Job description

A Local Authority in East London is looking for a Social Worker to join their Leaving Care Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in a transitions environment. 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 Child Leaving Care Social Worker:

  • Very competitive pay rate of up to £37.00 per hour
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • Parking available
  • Easily accessible by public transport or driving

Your responsibilities as a Leaving Care Social Worker:

  • Role dealing with young adults between ages 16-18 leaving the care system
  • Create a Pathway Plan to prepare young adults for adulthood
  • Work alongside partner agencies to secure housing, work and access to benefits for users
  • Maintain case records and complete face to face visits with service users
  • Elements of LAC work involved

Requirements of you as a Child Leaving Care Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration

Location: Greater London, East London

Umbrella pay rate: £37.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Will Rock on 0118 948 5555 or email wrock@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!