Social Worker - Child Protection

Posted 14 July 2022
Salary Up to £31.15 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameGregory Smith

Job description

Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council are looking for a Social Worker for their Child Protection team in Knowsley. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and significant experience working completing C&F assessments, Section 7&37, CIN and CP plans along with PLO. The key to success in this role is to be able to start a contract confidently with little supervision.

Benefits for you as a Child Protection Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rate of £31.15 and PAYE rate of £25.00
  • Hybrid work environment
  • Access to training and development
  • Access to work within an improving Ofsted
  • Parking available

Your responsibilities as a Child Protection Social Worker:

  • Carry out timely assessments on children and young people in accordance with the Framework for Assessment and working together guidance
  • Prepare care plans for children and young people
  • Ensure that the needs of children and young people are identified and regularly reviewed
  • To maintain case records to a high standard and complete reports in accordance with the Service policy

Requirements of you as a Child Protection Social Worker:

  • A recognized 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 preferred

Location: Knowsley, Merseyside

Umbrella pay rate: £31.15 and PAYE rate of £25.00 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!