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Locum Social Worker – Child Protection

  • Salary: £28 - £29 per hour
  • Location: Telford
  • Date posted: 09-05-2017
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: TJ121

Telford and Wrekin Council is currently looking for a Locum Social Worker for their highly motivating Locality Team based in Darby House, Telford. 

The council prides itself on bringing together and improving service to benefit the local people and community. This opportunity would be a perfect fit for a locum social worker looking to work in a diverse and growing council that offers flexible working contracts and continuous training and development to further their employee's careers.

 

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years post qualification experience
  • HCPC Registered
  • Enhanced DBS on the update service
  • Social Work Qualification
  • Court experience
  • CP Team Experience

 

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Child Protection responsibilities (can be discussed) 
  • Good IT skills are required to write analytical assessments and court reports.
  • Knowledge of legislation is required to carry out risk assessments.
  • Build relationships with children, parents and carers and liaise with professionals in a multi-agency approach with families.
  • Plan, organise and priorities a demanding workload to meet deadlines and maintain the delivery of multiple, competing short and long term objectives

 

Requirements for this locum social worker role:

  • Minimum 2 years post qualification experience
  • HCPC Registered
  • Enhanced DBS on the update service
  • Social Work Qualification

Please note: Unfortunately, due to the nature of the role, newly qualified social workers will not be considered at this stage

This is a truly rewarding opportunity for a locum social worker to progress in their career. Closing date is Wednesday 28th May so please apply now to be considered.

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