Social Worker - Children in Care Team

Posted 09 June 2022
SalaryUp to £38.00 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

Medway Council is looking for an Experienced Social Worker to join their Children in Care Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have sound experience and knowledge of working in a CLA environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to work confidently in a busy environment from the beginning of the contract.

Benefits for you as a Children in Care Social Worker:

  • Highly competitive pay rate of £38.00 per hour
  • Home and flexible working available
  • Pool cars available
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV

Your responsibilities as a Children in Care Social Worker:

  • Take hold of a complex caseload dealing with court cases
  • Work to create trusting relationships with children and families
  • Constantly revise and review cases
  • Work well with long term case holding to keep family relationships positive
  • Work cohesively with connected services to ensure the best possible outcomes are reached

Requirements of you as a Children in Care Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of CLA and court work
  • A valid UK driving licence is essential to this role

Location: Medway, Kent

Umbrella pay rate: £38.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

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
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