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Locum Social Worker - Peripatetic

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: Solihull, West Midlands
  • Date posted: 15-04-2019
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00005480_1555334287

Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council are searching for experienced Social Workers to help their Children's Services by joining the Peripatetic Team. The role is a 3 month rolling contract working across a variety of teams including Child Protection, Looked After Children, Child in Need, Leaving Care and Fostering.

This role is set out to last for 12 months in order to support the service through this period of change introducing a new system to the Borough.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rates of up to £29.93p/h
  • Flexible working patterns
  • Surrounded by a supportive team

Job Responsibilities:

As well as the usual responsibilities found in a Social Worker role you will:

  • Require access to a car as public transport would not cover entirety of patch
  • Provide assistance and support to other Social Workers within your team
  • Chair multi-agency meetings and deliver results to Team Manager


  • Social Work Qualification and a minimum of two years post qualified experience
  • HCPC registration
  • Clear Enhanced DBS
  • Full Clear Driving License

Location: Birmingham (B37 5TN)

Rate: up to £29.93

If you want to discuss anything regarding this Social Worker vacancy please contact Kenny Mansfield on the following:

0118 948 5555

If this role isn't right for you, but you are still looking for a change within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!