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Social Worker (Non Case Holding) - Children's Edge of Care Team

  • Salary: £34 - £35 per hour + Non Caseholding
  • Location: Merton, London
  • Date posted: 06-01-2020
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00007287_1578313598

The London Borough of Merton are looking for experienced Senior Social Worker on a Locum basis for their Children's Edge of Care Team. This is a non-case holding Social Work role working alongside and supporting the allocated Social Worker dealing with Referral & Assessment, Children in Need and Child Protection cases.

With "Good" and "Outstanding" in their last Ofsted, they can provide excellent support and supervision to anyone in their service. The role may require some weekend or evening work as and when needed in order to keep Children out of care and with their Families however you will receive Time Owed In Lieu (TOIL) during the week if this is the case.

The role is located in South West London so there are excellent transport links on both tube and over ground rail, as well as links to the M4, M3/A316 and A24.

What are the requirements?

  • 2 Years Post Qualifying experience
  • HCPC registration

What sets you apart from the crowd?

  • Car Driver with your own vehicle
  • Previous Edge of Care Social Work experience
  • Strong Children's Front Line experience
  • Multi-disciplinary working experience
  • Strong legislative and processes knowledge

What do you get?

  • Be a fully supported and supervised member within the team with excellent team structure
  • On site parking provided as standard
  • Highly competitive pay rates based on the surrounding authorities offering up to £35 ph dependant on experience and interview.
  • Nurturing Authority who like to develop people within their teams

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 Brian Allbrighton 0118 948 5555 / 07384 466 396.