Locum Social Worker- MASH Team

Posted 29 November 2022
Salary Up to £35 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameGrace Gordon

Job description

A local authority near Manchester is looking for an experienced Social Worker to join their MAST team. This is a locum social work role.

The idea Social Worker should demonstrate good experience, knowledge, and skills of ability to work in their Children First Hub Partnership.


  • Competitive pay rate: £35 per hour.
  • Flexible working options - 2 days in the office a week.
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport.
  • Non- case holding role.

Your responsibilities as a MAST Social Worker:

  • 2 years + MASH experience preferred
  • Experience working in CP, CIN and EH is desirable.
  • Ability to work within the statutory time scales and to provide high quality and evidenced based referrals.
  • You will be dealing with crisis situations so the ability to make clear and logical decisions is essential.
  • You will plan and organise appropriate range of services, ensuring liaison with other professionals to advocate for the best service for the children and their families.


  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW).
  • A valid Social Work England registration.
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of working within a MASH, CP or CIN team.
  • Full- clean driver's license preffered.

Location: Wigan, Greater Manchester.

Umbrella pay rate: £35.00 p/h

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Grace Gordon on 0118 948 5555 or email ggordon@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!