Senior Children Social Worker

Posted 22 January 2024
Salary Up to £38 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameGrace Gordon

Job description

Leicestershire County Council is looking for an experienced Senior Children Social Worker to join their Screening Team.

Please note that this is a Locum position.

Please do not apply for this job if you require sponsorship to work in the UK. This position is only available for those who have right to work in the UK.

Benefits for you as a Senior Children Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rate. - £38.00 per hour.
  • Hybrid working opportunities.
  • Excellent team culture with a supportive management team, regular supervisions to ensure that you are supported within your role.
  • Access to training and a full induction to ensure a smooth transition into your role.

Why work with Charles Hunter Associates?

  • An experienced consultant for advice and support.
  • CV enhancements and interview preparation.
  • Access to a huge range of jobs through my extensive client network.
  • A dedicated Award-Winning Compliance Team to ensure a smooth onboarding process, as well as an efficient Payroll Team.


  • In the Screening Team, you will join one of the two pods and rotate monthly between Screening, Intake and Triag
  • Screening and Intake, you will have oversight of all incoming referrals into our inbox and over the telephone and make decisions about next actions. You will have good relationships with our CFWS and partner agencies to support you identifying the right outcomes for children and families.
  • In Triage, you will have oversight over incoming referrals and make timely threshold decisions and progress cases that meet threshold to our assessment team.

Location: Leicestershire County Council.

Umbrella pay rate: £38.00 per hour.

PAYE payment options available also.

If you are interested in this position or would like to explore other Locum positions within Social Work, please do contact Grace Gordon at 01189485555 for more information.


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