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Locum Social Worker - Children's Locality Team

  • Salary: £20 - £22 per hour
  • Location: Preston
  • Date posted: 09-05-2017
  • Sector: Social Care, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00001877
Preston City Council is looking for an addition to their Children's Locality team based in Preston. Preston has received numerous awards for their services to the public.


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

Roles and Responsibilities:

* Be the front line in child services
* Carry out a range of Social Work tasks allocated by a Team Manager
* Holding and managing a full caseload and handling budgets and standing orders
* Planning and ensuring that a care plan has been delivered and the assessed outcomes have been achieved.
* Managing client records (electronic and paper) in like with the relevant policies and procedures.
* Supervising and supporting the professional development of social work students and non-social work qualified staff when required.

Why Charles Hunter Associates?

* Free access to our CPD training, easily accessible online (worth £500 perannum) which contributes to HCPC
* You will have support from your own dedicated consultant who is focused on your career and development as a person. They will have their own specialised knowledge and experience to place you in the best possible roles to suit your skills and needs.
* Competitive hourly rates
* Bonus referral scheme of £250 if you refer a "friend" or "colleague" looking for work.
* Compliance Plus accredited and recently awarded "Most Effective Compliance Operation".

If you are interested please get in touch with Charles Hunter Associates on 01189 485 555 and ask for Talib Jetha directly. Alternatively, you are able to apply through the website following the instructions as stated.