Locum Social Worker - Child Protection Investigation Team

Posted 18 July 2022
Salary Up to £32.00 per hour
LocationWelwyn Garden City
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameJordan Peat

Job description

Hertfordshire County Council are looking for an experienced Social Worker to join their Joint Child Protection Team

You will be undertaking joint child protection investigations with the police.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

The key to success in this role is to have solid experience within an assessment team setting. Candidates that have Assessment team experience and have also worked within Locality, Children In Need or Family Support Teams will be a great asset.

Benefits for you as a Safeguarding Social Worker:

  • Competitive Pay Rate: £32.00p/h
  • "Good" and "Outstanding" Ofsted results
  • Flexible working opportunities, Office and WFH

Your responsibilities and experience as a Safeguarding Social Worker:

  • Strong assessment and Child Protection experience
  • Undertake effective assessment of need, analysis, and management of risk for allocated children and young people.
  • Conduct statutory work with children who are subject to, Child Protection Plans
  • Maintain accurate and up to date case management records and produce concise, comprehensive, and timely assessment and reports

Requirements of a Safeguarding Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of work within CIN, CP or Assessments
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is required

Location: Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire

Umbrella pay rate: £32.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jordan Peat on 0118 948 5555 or email jpeat@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!