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Locum Social Worker - Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking

  • Salary: Up to £27 per hour
  • Location: Liverpool, Merseyside
  • Date posted: 12-04-2019
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00005460_1555056496

Liverpool City Council are currently recruiting for an experienced Locum Social worker to assist their Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children's team for a 3-month rolling contract. The position will be based out of the Cunard Building next to Moorfields Station.

The role will require the successful applicant to work with legal services and other professionals to ensure that all information is shared whilst following LAC procedures and investigating information that may arise in relation Child Trafficking concerns.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rates of £27p/h
  • Typically long contracts lasting over 6 months
  • Supportive team in a challenging industry
  • Flexible working patterns

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
  • Providing assistance and support to other Social Workers within your team
  • Managing cases for duration of service, focusing on continuity of care


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

Location: Liverpool (L2 2BS)

Rate: £27p/h

If you want to discuss anything regarding this Locum 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!