Social Worker - Children in Care

A Local Authority in South London, with a ‘Good’ OFSTED rating is looking for a Qualified Social Worker to join their Children in Care Team on a locum bases, offering a competitive pay rate of up to £37.00 per hour.

Benefits for you as a Qualified Social Worker:

A competitive pay rate of up to £37.00 per hour
Flexible hybrid working
Additional benefits

Responsibilities for you as a Qualified Social Worker:

Provide reliable effective social work help and intervention to safeguard and promote the welfare of children in need so that children maintain a reasonable standard of health and development, receive reasonable parenting, and have a sense of permanence.
Identify consistently in a timely way where children are unable to live at home, take action to secure permanence for them within a timescale that meets their needs.
Work with parents / carers to strengthen protective factors and reduce risks to the child’s welfare, where seeking to establishing rapport and trust as a basis for parents changing their behaviour so that the child receives safe reasonable parenting, or where parental cooperation is not forthcoming and there is no other way of safeguarding the child, pursue alternative arrangements for the child’s upbringing.

Requirements of you as a Qualified Social Worker:

A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
A valid Social Work England registration
Significant experience in Assessment and reviews of Adults

Charles Hunter Associates are the UK's leading specialist Social Work recruitment agency with years of experience in the Social Work sector.
If you are interested in this role APPLY NOW by following instruction on this website, or by contacting Joseph Servaes at / 07533040465.
If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are interested in another role, don't hesitate to contact me as I have Social Worker roles of all levels across London, Southeast and Southwest.
We also offer a referral bonus of £250 so if you know anyone who may be interested, please get in touch.

  • Location: London, England
  • Salary: Up to £37 per hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Charles Hunter Associates
  • Posted: 31-Mar-2023
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