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Social Worker - Safeguarding and Assessment Team

  • Salary: £28 - £29 per hour
  • Location: Wiltshire
  • Date posted: 30-10-2017
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00003000_1509373564

Wiltshire Council is a progressive and forward-thinking council that thrives on innovation and finding new ways to deliver service within the community.

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Locum Social Worker to join their Children's Safeguarding and Assessment Team. This is a short-term maternity cover contract.

What's On Offer?

  • Competitive salary offering up to £29 per hour
  • Welcoming place of work with a strong team ethic
  • Easily commutable from Bath, Bristol and Gloucestershire

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Completion of S47 enquiries and single assessments.
  • Complete enquiries and assess the needs of, and risks to vulnerable children.
  • Carry out regular reviews of individual plans, record outcomes and formulate revised plans which are outcome focused.
  • Write reports for Child Protection Conferences, planning meetings, Looked After Children reviews, legal meetings and court hearings.


  • HCPC registration
  • Clear enhanced DBS
  • Full UK driving license and access to a car
  • Social Work Qualification and a minimum of two years Post Qualifying Experience

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 0118 948 555