Social Worker - Care Planning Team

Posted 11 July 2022
Salary Up to £35.00 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameGregory Smith

Job description

Sefton Council are looking for a Social Worker to join their Children's Care Planning Team. This is a locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in a Child in Need, Child Protection, Looked After Children and Children with Disability team.

Benefits as a Care Planning Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rate of £35.00 per hour
  • Hybrid working environment
  • Training and supervision readily available
  • Opportunity to work with an improving Ofsted
  • Opportunity to work in a fast-paced team
  • Parking available

Your responsibilities as a Care Planning Social Worker:

  • Creating court reports and presenting in court arena
  • Demonstrate effective care planning and relevant skills to critically
    evaluate risks in order to make effective decisions
  • Undertake Achieving Best Evidence Interviews effectively
  • Deliver Sefton's 5-year plan for children and young people
  • Creating positive relationships with children and families

Requirements of you as a Care Planning Social Worker:

  • A relevant Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Must have 2+ years frontline experience
  • A valid UK driving license and vehicle is advised

Location: Sefton, Merseyside

Umbrella pay rate: £35.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Greg Smith 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!