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Social Worker - Adolescent's Team

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: Northamptonshire
  • Date posted: 09-09-2019
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00006486_1568037470

Northamptonshire County Council are currently looking for experienced Locum Social Workers for their Adolescent's Team, dealing specifically with issues such as homelessness and community-based risks such as child sexual exploitation. This pivotal role within Social Services is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking for therapeutic work to make a direct impact on the lives of young people in the area.

Working as part of the Children First programme, funded by the Department of Education, you would also be working alongside other partner agencies through the Local Authority. This Multi-Disciplinary Approach means you will be working alongside other trained professionals in order to make sure each child receives an individual care plan.

Easily accessed via the M40, M1 and A1 you would need to be a car driver to work within the area.

What are the Social Work requirements?

  • 2 years post qualifying experience
  • HCPC registration
  • Car driver with own vehicle

What sets you apart from the crowd?

  • Previous experience within Adolescents Team working with Children between 11 - 18
  • Strong independent decision-making skills and legislation knowledge
  • Previous experience preventing harmful practice such as CSE and Substance Misuse.
  • Strong Safeguarding experience

What do you get?

  • Onsite parking
  • Great work life balance with easy access to large shopping centres, sporting venues, and parks
  • Highly competitive pay rates based on the surrounding authorities paying up to £36 ph

Why Charles Hunter Associates?

  • Free Access to our CPD training, easily accessible online (worth £500) which contributes to HCPC
  • 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.

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