Looked After Children Social Worker

Posted 16 March 2023
Salary Up to £38.00 per hour + Benefits
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameAmy Thomas

Job description

A Local Authority in West Sussex is looking for a Social Worker to join their Looked After Children Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have extensive experience working in a looked after children or a frontline team. The key to success in this role is to be able to start a contract confidently without the need for supervision.

Benefits for you as a Looked After Children Social Worker:

  • Excellent pay-rate at £38.00 per hour
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport
  • Endless opportunities to enhance your skillset
  • Stable and consistent contract due to service demand
  • Ability to create long term and trusting relationships
  • Monitored caseloads

Your responsibilities as a Looked After Children Social Worker:

  • Working to create trusting relationships with children and families
  • Work cohesively with connected services to ensure
  • Undertake relevant risk assessment
  • Be part of court processes as and when needed

Requirements of you as a Looked after Children Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Frontline work
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is essential

Location: Horsham, West Sussex

Umbrella pay rate: £38.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Amy Thomas on 0118 948 5555 or email athomas@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!