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Social Worker - Fostering Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Child Protection, Fostering
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South West
Location:
Dorset
Salary:
£35 to £38 per hour
Salary Description:
£35 - £38 per hour
Posted:
08/10/2021
Job Ref:
SWK-144552

Social Worker - Fostering Team - Dorset - £35 to £38 per hour

Liquid Personnel are currently recruiting a Social Worker to join the Fostering Team based in Dorset.

The Successful Social Worker will have the opportunity to put their previous experience to good use whilst managing a diverse caseload. In return, you will be surrounded by a strong supportive network of experienced social workers and managers.

Benefits as a Fostering Team Social Worker include:

* Progression opportunities
* Flexible working available
* Competitive pay rate
* Long contracts for good performance
* Supportive team and management

Duties as a Fostering Team Social Worker include:

* Work to a range of legal options to support investigation and protection and give evidence in court in relation to care proceedings
* Liaise with colleagues in own and other departments and external agencies to gather information and resources necessary for assessment and care planning activities
* Lead professional in assessing, planning, and reviewing assessments and care plans of children subject to statutory intervention
* Apply critical reflection and analysis to inform and provide a rationale for professional decision-making
* Use judgement and authority to intervene with individuals, families, and communities to promote independence, provide support and prevent harm, neglect, and abuse (PCF requirement)

Requirements as a Fostering Team Social Worker include:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* Post-qualified experience
* Degree level or equivalent in Social Work

Why Liquid Personnel?

* New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid more quickly
* Twice weekly payroll
* Free DBS and compliance service
* Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
* Free access to Liquid's exclusive social work training and CPD portal
* Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
* Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
* "Refer a Friend" bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place*
* "Find your own job" bonus - get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus schemes.

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Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 235 6846
Contact: South West Children's Division

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