Locum Social Worker - Placement Assessment Team

Posted 30 May 2022
SalaryUp to £32.00 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameJordan Peat

Job description

Thurrock Council is looking for an experienced Social Worker to join their Placement Assessments Team.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in a Kindship Team and have previously completed SGOs, Reg 24 processes and presented cases at Fostering Panel.

Benefits for you as a Kindship Social Worker:

  • Competitive Pay Rate: £32.00p/h
  • Flexible working available
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport
  • "Good" and "Outstanding" Ofsted Report

Your responsibilities as a Kindship Social Worker:

  • Assessments of connected carers (Regulation 24)
  • Assessment of prospective Special Guardianship Carers
  • Providing outstanding level of support to foster carers and children in care
  • Ability to create high quality analytical reports for Court and Panel
  • Confidence when presenting to the foster panel

Requirements of you as a Kindship Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience as a Social Worker on a Fostering or Kinship Team
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is required

Location: Thurrock, Essex

Umbrella pay rate: £32.00p/h

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!