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Social Worker - First Response Team

  • Salary: £30 - £32 per hour
  • Location: Merton, London
  • Date posted: 11-05-2020
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00008520_1589214882

The London Borough of Merton is looking for a Social Worker to join their First Response team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker must have previous experience in a First Response Team environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to take on cases confidently from the beginning of the contract with little physical supervision.

Benefits for you as a First Response Social Worker:

  • "Good" and "Outstanding" Ofsted results
  • 10-minute walk away from Morden South Train Station
  • Competitive pay rate
  • Home working

Your responsibilities as a First Response Social Worker:

  • Duty work and attend essential visits such as Safeguarding and Child Protection visits
  • Undertaking Child and Parenting Assessments
  • Attend Children in Need and Child Protection meetings
  • Working on short-term, fast-paced cases with a high level of proficiency
  • Be able to make decisions based on visits and virtual conversations in line with valid legislations

Requirements of you as a First Response Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Referral and Assessment work

ocation: Merton, London

Pay rate: £30.00 - £32.00 per hour

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

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!

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