Social Worker- Looked After Children

Posted 28 April 2023
Salary £30 - £33.30 per hour + Home working
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameGeorge Taphouse

Job description

Coventry City Council are currently looking for a Senior Social Worker on a Locum basis to work within their Looked After Children Team. This Social Work Team deals with children under 16 who are currently in care and the option of a return to their birth parents has been ruled out.

What are the requirements?

  • 2 Years Post Qualifying experience.
  • Social Work England (SWE) registration.
  • Degree in social work.

What sets you apart from the crowd?

  • Experience working in a Looked After Children's team.
  • Experience in supporting children and managing the plans for their lives in care.
  • Knowledge of completing Child Permanence Reports.
  • Lateral and strategic thinking are key aspects in managing the caseload involved in this role.

What do you get?

  • A competitive hourly rate of £33.30 per hour
  • The flexibility of working from home
  • Free on-site parking
  • The opportunity to work within a Looked After Children team who are focussed on doing what is best for the children.

Why Charles Hunter Associates?

  • 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 George Taphouse 0118 948 5555 / 07436 399 975