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Locum Social Worker - Child Safeguarding

  • Salary: £32 per hour
  • Location: Sittingbourne, Kent
  • Date posted: 10-05-2017
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00001908_1494428101

Seeking a tenacious self-starting locum social worker, to join the children's social work team in Sittingbourne. Competitive hourly rate of up to £32.

Rated as "excellent" by the Independent Audit Commission Kent County Council prides itself on providing its Social Work staff with consistent support, training and development opportunities. With manageable caseloads guaranteed, your role will be dynamic and varied relating to child protection, child in need, and looked after children.

Essential skills as a locum social worker for this position:

· HCPC registered

· Minimum of 2 years post-qualifying experience

· Hold a valid enhanced DBS with list checks

· Strong safeguarding experience

· Be adaptable and able to hit the ground running

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

· Competitive hourly rate of up to £32 per hour 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

After investing across children's services, Kent County Council has an excellent and innovative structure in place together with a clear vision for the future.

If you are an outstanding locum social worker who can help deliver robust, fit-for-purpose services that reflect best practice then we'd love to hear from you so apply today.