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Senior Social Worker - Front Door Response Team

  • Salary: Up to £35 per hour
  • Location: South Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire
  • Date posted: 11-11-2019
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00006939_1573492391



South Gloucestershire Council are looking for a Senior Social Worker, to join the Front Door Response Team. This is a locum position on a three-month rolling contract. The Senior Social Worker will have significant experience in Child Protection and must have experience working in Duty and Assessment Team/MASH environments.

Benefits for you as the Senior Social Worker:

  • Competitivepay rate at £35 per hour
  • Easily commutablefrom Bristol and Gloucester
  • Free DBS check through Charles Hunter Associates

Your responsibilities as the Senior Social Worker:

  • You will ensure that you work effectively to assess the severity and requirements of all calls that come through
  • Ensuring that all contacts are signposted or handed over to appropriate staff and services for efficient action
  • Initial assessments
  • To undertake interviews, observations and gather information from children, families and other agencies to analyse, summarise and evaluate the information to provide a holistic assessment of a child's needs

Requirements of you as the Senior Social Worker

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Experience in front door preferred, but child protection as a minimum.
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Full UK driving license

Location: South Gloucestershire

Pay: £35 per hour

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

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