Senior Social Worker- Locality

Posted 11 September 2023
Salary Up to £40 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameGeorge Taphouse

Job description

North Somerset Council are currently looking for a Senior Social Worker on a Locum basis to work within their Locality Team. This Social Work Team deals with a mix of processes from CIN,CP,and Court Work.

What are the requirements?

  • 2 Years Post Qualifying experience.
  • Social Work England (SWE) registration.
  • Degree in social work.

What sets you apart from the crowd?

  • Experience working in any of the Children In Need , Child protection, or Court Teams.
  • Lateral and strategic thinking are key aspects in managing the caseload involved in this role.
  • Experience in carrying out initial and core assessments whether that be face to face or remote.
  • Experience in Child Sexual Exploitation, Domestic Violence, or Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children teams is desirable.
  • Experience in managing a reasonably sized caseload.
  • Robust knowledge of safeguarding legislation and procedures including S47 assessments.
  • Confidence in court proceedings.

What do you get?

  • A competitive hourly rate of £40 per hour
  • Flexibility of working from home
  • Free on-site parking
  • The opportunity to be involved in all aspects of a locality team.

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 George Taphouse 0118 948 5555 / 07436 399 975.