Social Worker- Kinship & Permanence

Posted 06 September 2023
Salary £35 - £38 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameGeorge Taphouse

Job description

Bridgend County Council are looking for a Social Worker to join their Kinship & Permanence Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in a fostering environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to start a contract confidently without the need for supervision.

Benefits for you as a Connected Persons Social Worker:

  • Very competitive pay rate of between £35-£38 per hour (depending on experience)
  • Achieving positive outcomes for children
  • Hybrid working
  • Easily accessible via public transport or driving

Your responsibilities as a Connected Persons Social Worker:

  • Completing assessments of family members or friends as potential carers for children known to them e.g. fostering assessments, SGO assessments and viability assessments
  • Provide detailed analysis of assessments that will be presented in Court
  • Work co-operatively with colleagues and in partnership across agency boundaries
  • Participate in a Duty rota

Requirements of you as a Connected Persons Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Care Wales registration

Location: Bridgend, Wales

Umbrella pay rate: £35-£38 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact George Taphouse on 07436 399 975 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!