Locum Social Worker - Children We Care For

Posted 01 November 2022
Salary Up to £38.00 per hour
LocationWest Sussex
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameJordan Peat

Job description

West Sussex County Council is looking for an experienced Social Worker to join their Children We Care For Team In Worthing.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

Within the Children Looked After service there is the opportunity to build relationships with children and young people over a period of time in order to help them settle, make sense and recover from their experiences and look forward to their future.

In the service there is an emphasis on the importance of direct work and developing and exercising these skills. There is a stable management team who have been working hard on our improvement journey over the last 3 years.

Benefits for you as a CLA Social Worker:

  • Competitive Pay Rate: £38.00
  • Work from Home available
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport

Your responsibilities as a CLA Social Worker:

  • To be an experienced social worker with at least 2/3 years CLA experience.
  • Recent Front line Child Protection work
  • Good assessment skills that are able to identify risk
  • Direct work with children to be able to identify their needs
  • Good multi agency working experience

Requirements of you as a CLA Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience in Children Looked After Service
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is required

Location: Bridge House, Durrington, Worthing

Umbrella pay rate: £38.00

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!