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Locum Social Worker - Assessment and Intervention

  • Salary: negotiable
  • Location: Tower Hamlets, London
  • Date posted: 24-05-2017
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00001977_1495635197

Locum Social Worker - Assessment and Intervention - Tower Hamlets

Tower Hamlets Council is currently looking for an experienced Qualified Social Worker to join their Assessment Intervention Service on a locum basis.

This is a fast paced and busy team that needs a Social Worker who thrives under pressure and can rise to challenges that come as part of a demanding service. Significant experience in assessment work is a must!

Responsibilities

* To respond to queries and referrals from a number of different sources
* Undertake Initial Visits to families and conduct risk assessments.
* To investigate any concerns of neglect through Section 47 Investigations
* Work on Duty where necessary - often screening all incoming calls
* To work with children and their families in ensuring the family unit remains together where possible

You must have:

  • Minimum 2 year's post qualifying experience
  • Significant adoption or fostering experience
  • HCPC registered
  • Enhanced DBS, with list checks

Why come to us for the next move in your career?

  • Competitive hourly rate dependent on experience
  • You will work with your own dedicated consultant who is focused on your career as a locum social worker, and consultants who have specific sector knowledge
  • Award winning agency - winner of the Recruiter Award for 'Most Effective Compliance Operation' 2017
  • Referral bonus scheme of £250 if you refer a friend or colleague looking for work

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Helen Rudd on 0118 948 5555.