Social Worker - Children in Need

Posted 12 January 2023
Salary Up to £43 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameJoseph Servaes

Job description

Charles Hunter Associates are looking for a Social Worker on a Locum basis in Bournemouth to join a Children in Care team. This is a fantastic opportunity for those with experience in working in Children Social Work teams.

We are looking for hardworking, passionate Social Workers who want to make a difference within a Children in Care Team. You will be required to carry out the best level of care and services for the benefit of the service user.

Charles Hunter Associates are one of the UK's leading Social Work Locum employment agencies who offer first class service to all candidates, an award-winning compliance team, and regular updates on the newest and most exciting Locum jobs in the market.


  • Competitive pay of £43 per hour
  • Flexible Hybrid working
  • Highly reputable local authority employer
  • Working with Award Winning Compliance Team with Charles Hunter Associates


  • Lateral and strategic thinking are key aspects in managing the caseload involved in this role.
  • Experience in supporting children with the plan of adoption or foster care
  • Knowledge of completing Child Permanence Reports.
  • Expertise of working with Adoption or Fostering Services.


  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Active Social Work England registration
  • 2 years post qualifying UK experience

Charles Hunter Associates are the UK's leading specialist Social Work recruitment agency with years of experience in the Social Work sector.

If you are interested in this role APPLY NOW by following instruction on this website, or by contacting Joseph Servaes at

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are interested in another role, don't hesitate to contact me as I have Social Worker roles of all levels across Southwest.

We also offer a referral bonus of £250 so if you know anyone who may be interested, please get in touch.