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Social Worker - Adoption Team

  • Salary: Up to £26 per hour
  • Location: Essex
  • Date posted: 13-05-2021
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: J1837_1620921701

Essex County Council are looking for a Social Worker to join their Adoption team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have extensive knowledge and experience of Adoption proceedings. The key to success in this role is to start the contract confidently with little supervision.

Benefits for you as an Adoption Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rate of £207.00 per day
  • Home and flexible working available
  • "Outstanding" Ofsted results for the Adoption services
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • A rare Locum Adoption opportunity

Your responsibilities as an Adoption Social Worker:

  • Provide post order support to families and special guardians
  • Undertaking needs assessments
  • Aid with Adoption Support Fund applications when necessary
  • Be a part of family finding and permanence planning
  • Complete support planning

Requirements of you as an Adoption Social Worker:

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

Location: Essex

Pay rate: £207.00 per hour

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!