Social Worker - Access and Assessment Team

Posted 18 August 2022
Salary Up to £35.00 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

The London Borough of Hackney is looking for a Social Worker to join their Access and Assessment Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker must have previous experience in a referral and assessment team environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to take on cases confidently from the beginning of the contract with little physical supervision.

Benefits for you as an Access and Assessment Social Worker:

  • Exceptional pay rate of £35.00 per hour
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service

Your responsibilities as an Access and Assessment Social Worker:

  • Duty work and attend essential visits such as Safeguarding and Child Protection visits
  • Undertaking S17, S47 and pre-birth assessments
  • Attend Children in Need and Child Protection meetings
  • Working on short-term, fast-paced cases with a high level of proficiency
  • Be able to make decisions based on visits and virtual conversations in line with valid legislations

Requirements of you as an Access and Assessment Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Referral and Assessment work

Location: Hackney, London

Umbrella pay rate: £35.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins 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!