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Locum Senior Social Worker - Children''s

  • Salary: £27 - £30 per hour
  • Location: Hereford, Herefordshire
  • Date posted: 23-08-2019
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00004633_1566570576

Herefordshire County Council are currently searching for an experienced Locum Social Worker to join their Child Protection Team based out of Hereford. The role will be looking to start as soon as possible due to an unexpected vacancy, and will be for a 3 month rolling contract.

This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic Child Protection team with a history of typically long contracts due to their working environment and team structure.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rates of up to £29.93p/h
  • Typically long contracts lasting over 6 months
  • Supportive team in a challenging industry
  • Flexible working patterns

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
  • Providing assistance and support to other Social Workers within your team
  • Attending Court hearings, and following legal proceedings


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

Location: Hereford (HR4 0LE)

Rate: Up to £29.93p/h

If you want to discuss anything regarding this Locum 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!