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Social Worker - Children in Care Team

  • Salary: Up to £30 per hour
  • Location: Essex
  • Date posted: 08-12-2020
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: J817_1607445480

Essex County Council are looking for a 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 CIC work and proceedings. 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:

  • Competitive pay rate of £237.00 per day
  • Home and flexible working
  • "Good" and "Outstanding" Ofsted results
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport
  • Modern offices

Your responsibilities as a Children in Care Social Worker:

  • Manage a complex caseload
  • 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

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 LAC work
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and a car

Location: Essex

Pay rate: £237.00 per day

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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