Social Worker - Looked After Children Team

Posted 03 August 2022
Salary Up to £32.00 per hour
LocationIsle of Wight
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
ReferenceJ5220_1659544481
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

Isle of Wight Council is looking for a Social Worker to join their Looked After Children Team. This is a Locum Social Work role based on the mainland 4 days a week.

The ideal Social Worker will have sound experience and knowledge of working in a CLA environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to work confidently in a busy environment from the beginning of the contract.

Benefits for you as a Looked After Children Social Worker:

  • Brilliant pay rate of £32.00 per hour
  • Only required to be on the island 1 day a week
  • "Good" Ofsted inspection results
  • Home and flexible working available
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV

Your responsibilities as a Looked After Children Social Worker:

  • Take hold of a complex caseload dealing with court cases
  • Work to create trusting relationships with children and families
  • Constantly revise and review cases
  • Work well with long term case holding to keep family relationships positive
  • Work cohesively with connected services to ensure the best possible outcomes are reached

Requirements of you as a Looked After Children Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of CLA and court work
  • A valid UK driving licence and vehicle is preferred

Location: Isle of Wight, Hampshire

Umbrella pay rate: £32.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also



Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email kscoggins@charecruitment.com 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!

https://www.charecruitment.com