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Social Worker - Assessment Team

  • Salary: Up to £35 per hour
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Date posted: 16-05-2018
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00003352_1526488285

Gloucestershire County Council are looking for an experienced social worker to join their Children's Assessment Team.

What's On Offer?

  • Competitive salary offering up to £35 per hour
  • Easily commutable from Birmingham, London and Wales
  • Be part of Gloucestershire's exciting improvement journey
  • Accommodation and Commuter packages offered
  • Opportunities for flexible working

Roles and Responsibilities

  • As a Locum Social Worker in the Assessment Team, your role will involve making first contact with families and visiting children
  • You will be responsible for undertaking assessments and S47 enquiries
  • You will provide clear, accurate and holistic assessments of the child and their family needs in line with statutory and local guidance and in collaboration with the child, their family and other agencies
  • As a Locum Social Worker in Gloucestershire's Assessment Team, you will update and maintain high quality case files on LiquidLogic, ensuring that all key information about the child's circumstances and plans are recorded within timescales and comply with the Data Protection Act


  • HCPC registration
  • Clear enhanced DBS
  • Full UK driving license and access to a car
  • Social Work Qualification and a minimum of two years Post Qualifying Experience

If you are interested in this vacancy and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Cassie Hoskings 0118 948 5555