Social Worker - Looked After Children

Posted 28 April 2023
Salary Up to £37.00 per hour
LocationKingston upon Thames
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameWill Rock

Job description

A Local Authority in Kingston is looking for a Social Worker to join in their Children Looked After Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in a Children Looked After 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 Children Looked After Social Worker:

  • Brilliant pay rate of £37.00 per hour
  • Long term, slower paced role
  • Very localised caseload
  • Hybrid working
  • Parking available and easily accessible by public transport

Your responsibilities as a Children Looked After Social Worker:

  • Support children living with relatives, friends and foster families
  • Attend and arrange LAC reviews for the child
  • Responsible for ensuring their safety and support them towards independence
  • Make regular visits and assessments

Requirements of you as a Children Looked After Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Full UK driving license
  • Have competent knowledge of children's legislation

Location: Greater London, Kingston

Umbrella pay rate: £37.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Will Rock 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!