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Locum Social Worker - Front-Line Services Team - Maidenhead

  • Salary: £35 per hour
  • Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire
  • Date posted: 28-02-2017
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00001396_1488280766

Locum Social Worker - Front-Line Services Team - Windsor & Maidenhead - £35 ph

Windsor & Maidenhead Council are currently looking for Locum Social Worker to join their Front-Line Services Team. They are a very stable authority who work on the POD structure, meaning that you have a fully skilled and supportive team around you whilst working. The Pod structure works by having a single pod working on cases together, with a range of experience levels from senior to newly qualified. This way it ensures that nobody gets bogged down by being able to share the workload. It is easily accessed via the M4, A4 as well as direct trains from London Paddington.

You must have:

  • 2 years post qualifying experience
  • HCPC registered

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Work as part of a team to prioritise and work through cases.
  • Can assist and support less experienced members of the team
  • Deal with case from Initial Referral and assessment through to Court Work.
  • Be highly experienced in CP, CIN, LAC working
  • Create and implement careplans and assess the safety of child using independent thinking.


  • Great work life balance - with local nature spots such as Windsor Great Park nearby
  • On Site Parking
  • Nurturing Authority who like to develop people within their teams
  • Great opportunity to progress through the service, through the POD structure

This post provides the opportunity for a forward thinking and experienced individual to develop and progress within their chosen field, whilst having strong support and supervision throughout. It is a great opportunity for progressing your career in a stable environment.

Why choose Charles Hunter Associates?

  • Free access to our CPD training, easily accessible online (worth £500 per annum) which contributes to HCPC
  • You will work with your own dedicated consultant who is focused on your career, and consultants that have sector knowledge and experience
  • Competitive hourly rate of £35 per hour dependant on experience
  • Referral Bonus Scheme of £250 if you refer a "friend" or "colleague" looking for work.

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Brian Allbrighton 0118 948 5555.