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Social Worker - Children in Need Team

  • Salary: Up to £30 per hour
  • Location: Greenwich, London
  • Date posted: 10-08-2018
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00003791_1533913649

Greenwich is currently looking for an experienced Locum Social Worker to join their Children in Need Team.

They achieved "Good" across the board in their last OFSTED which shows how well structured and supported their Children's Social Services are. The Manager is looking for a highly skilled Social Worker to come onboard and continue the excellent work they provide. The Team involves direct work with children subject to Child in Need plans on a long-term basis.

Located in South East London it is easily accessible via multiple tube lines along with excellent bus links.

What are the Social Work requirements?

  • 2 years post qualifying experience
  • HCPC registration

What sets you apart from the crowd?

  • 3+ years' experience as a Social Worker within Front Line Children's services
  • Highly adaptable and flexible working individual
  • Passion for direct family work

What do you get?

  • Great work life balance with easy access to large shopping centres, sporting venues, and parks
  • Highly competitive pay rates based on the surrounding authorities paying £30 ph, with a case load of around 20
  • Nurturing Authority who like to develop people within their teams, and due to £2.5 million grant are extremely well resourced and supported
  • The opportunity to be a part of a newly created team, offering great progression opportunities when looking at moving into higher positions.

Why Charles Hunter Associates?

  • Free Access to our CPD training, easily accessible online (worth £500) which contributes to HCPC
  • You will work with your own dedicated consultant whose main concern is your career, and consultants that have sector knowledge and experience
  • Referral Bonus Scheme of £250 if you refer a friend or colleague looking for work

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Brian Allbrighton 0118 948 5555.