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Social Worker - Looked After Children Team

  • Salary: £23 - £27 per hour
  • Location: Durham, County Durham
  • Date posted: 24-12-2020
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: J714_1608817695

Durham County Council are looking for a Social Worker to join their Looked After Children team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have sound experience and knowledge of LAC work and proceedings. 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 LAC Social Worker:

  • Flexible and home working available
  • Highly competitive pay rate
  • Training available
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport
  • Stable contract due to the demand of the service

Your responsibilities as a LAC Social Worker:

  • Manage a complex caseload
  • 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

Requirements of you as a LAC Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of LAC work
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and a car

Location: Durham

Pay rate: £23.00 - £27.00 per hour



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