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Social Worker - Looked After Children

  • Salary: Up to £35 per hour
  • Location: Somerset
  • Date posted: 26-07-2018
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00003665_1532618003

Somerset County Council are currently hiring Locum Social Workers to work within their Children Looked After teams. There are multiple office locations available for these Locum Social Work positions making it easily commutable from Exeter, Bristol and Dorset.

Benefits for the Locum Social Worker

  • Competitive pay rates of up to £35 per hour
  • Attractive relocation and commuter packages
  • Flexible working opportunities with the ability to work 9 day fortnights
  • Somerset County council are dedicated to reducing caseloads to 14 - 17 per Social Worker
  • Long contracts of at least 6 months and the potential to go permanent
  • Regular CPD training sessions

Job requirements of the Locum Social Worker

  • A good level of court experience is desirable
  • Social Work Qualification and a minimum of two years post qualifying experience
  • HCPC registration
  • Clear Enhanced DBS

Pay rate: £35 per hour

Location: Somerset County Council

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

If this Social Worker 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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