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Senior Social Worker- Child Protection Team

  • Salary: Up to £35 per hour
  • Location: Dorset
  • Date posted: 07-11-2019
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00006913_1573149629

Dorset Council are looking for a Senior Social Worker, to work within the Child Protection Team on a 3-month rolling Locum contract. This is a fast paced and challenging role, but extremely rewarding and a chance to enhance your CV.

Benefits for you as the Senior Social Worker:

  • Good public transport links
  • Competitive pay rates of up to £35
  • Free DBS provided by Charles Hunter Associates

Your responsibilities as the Senior Social Worker:

  • You will be working with children on the child protection register, looked after children and children in need
  • You will attend court
  • You will have good knowledge of relevant legislation

The successful candidate must have experience in:

  • You will have Child Protection and Safeguarding experience
  • You will have experience in Court Proceedings
  • Frontline post qualifying experience in child protection services

Requirements of you as the Senior Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Valid UK driving license

Location: Dorset

Hours: 37 hours per week

Pay rate: Up to £35

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Georgina Smith on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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