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Locum Social Worker - Safeguarding (Children)

  • Salary: £26 per hour
  • Location: Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire
  • Date posted: 11-05-2017
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00001913_1494515979

​Staffordshire County Council is looking for a Locum Social worker to join their highly motivated and diverse Childrens team based in Newcastle-under-lyme.

The council offers a flexible working contract and offers continuous and consistent training and support opportunities. The council has been awarded the "Regional Training Award" for their Team Performance Couse and was highly commended for in their "Macro Employer of the Year" category.
The role comes with a competitive rate of £26 with room for negotiation based on experience.

The ideal candidate would welcome a challenging, fast paced role in a busy social work team. They would be able to work independently with excellent IT skills and be able to gather information to make robust, professional decisions to ensure the best possible outcome for clients. As an integral part of the team they will be required to work closely with health, fire and police colleagues to provide a person-centred service. An amazing role for a locum social worker looking to gain experience and develop skills to progress in their career.

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 Wednesday 31st May so please apply now to be considered.

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