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Locum Social Worker - Childrens

  • Salary: £27 - £28 per hour
  • Location: Bootle, Merseyside
  • Date posted: 27-05-2017
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00001996_1495868432

Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council is currently looking for a motivated Locum Social Worker to join their ambitious specialist Children's Social Work team.

The council offers a flexible working contract and offers continuous and consistent training and support opportunities. This would be a great opportunity for any locum social worker to develop their skills to a high level if they are looking to progress quickly in their career. The role comes with a competitive rate of £27+ with room for negotiation based on experience.

The ideal candidate would be an experienced practitioner with considerable experience in the field as they will be required to give evidence in court proceedings. Other responsibilities of this locum social work role include undertaking complex cases including assessment and management of risks, be a source of reliable knowledge and expertise demonstrating critical knowledge of the range of theories and oversee the teaching and assessment of social work students.

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 Friday 2nd June so please apply now to be considered!

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