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Senior Social Worker - Children's Help and Protection Team

  • Salary: £35 - £39 per hour + Flexibility in working from home
  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Date posted: 16-10-2020
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: J460_1602847688

Buckinghamshire County Council are looking for experienced Senior Social Workers on a Locum basis for their Children's Help & Protection Team. This Team is separate to their main court working team and deals with Child In Need and Child Protection work.

The Help & Protection Team offers direct intervention work for Families subject to Child Protection and Child In Need cases. The main aim of the Team is to work with the families in order to increases resilience and keep the family together by offering a Therapeutic approach to their direct Family work.

Offering flexibility in working from home it is not essential to be in the office, however as there are several located throughout the area they are easily accessible if needs be.

What are the requirements?

  • 2 Years Post Qualifying experience
  • HCPC registration

What sets you apart from the crowd?

  • Previous experience within CP/CIN and Court working Teams
  • Strong Assessment skills and experience
  • Ability to be self-motivated with strong organisational skills as working remotely
  • Be able to organise and prioritise admin and reports of your caseload, within given timescales

What do you get?

  • Be a fully supported and supervised member within the team with excellent team structure
  • On site parking provided as standard
  • Highly competitive pay rates based on the surrounding authorities offering up to £39 ph dependant on experience and interview.
  • Nurturing Authority who like to develop people within their teams

Why Charles Hunter Associates?

  • You will work with your own dedicated consultant whose main concern is your career, and consultants that have sector knowledge and experience
  • Referral Bonus Scheme of £250 if you refer a "friend" or "colleague" looking for work

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Brian Allbrighton 0118 948 5555 / 07384 466 396.