Social Worker

Posted 09 June 2022
Salary£28 - £32 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameLuke Longman

Job description

Durham County Council are looking for a Social Worker to join their Looked After Children team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have sound experience and knowledge of LAC work and proceedings. The key to success in this role is to be able to work confidently in a busy environment from the beginning of the contract.

Benefits for you as a LAC Social Worker:

  • Flexible and home working available
  • Highly competitive pay rate
  • Training available
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport
  • Stable contract due to the demand of the service

Your responsibilities as a LAC Social Worker:

  • Manage a complex caseload
  • Work to create trusting relationships with children and families
  • Constantly revise and review cases
  • Work well with long term case holding to keep family relationships positive

Requirements of you as a LAC Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of LAC work
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and a car

Location: Durham

Pay rate: £28.00 - £32.00 per hour LTD/Umbrella or up to £25.68

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

If this role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!