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Social Worker - Child Protection/Children in Need

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Child Protection, Children In Need
Social Worker
North West
North West England
£26.88 to £26.88 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £26.88 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Child Protection/Children in Need Team - North West England - £26.88 per hour

Liquid Personnel are currently recruiting a Social Worker to join the Child Protection/Children in Need Team based in North West England.

As temporary Social Worker, you are an integral part of the team and have the same benefits of permanent members of staff. This includes supported and managed caseloads, regular reflective supervision, and support from an experienced manager.

Benefits of this Social Worker role include:

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

Responsibilities of this Social Worker role include:

* Liaising with professionals to ensure that a child/young person receives appropriate care, education, and health services.
* Involvement in permanency planning for children and ensuring their holistic need are met in their long-term placement.
* Developing meaningful relationships with children through regular visits, assessments and reviewing their care plans, to understand and interpret their wishes and champion them to reach their full potential.
* Responsible for case management of CIN, CP and Court proceedings.
* Supporting children living with relatives, foster families, perspective adopters or older children living in children's homes.
* Responsibility for complex and varied cases.
* Ensuring children's safety and supporting them towards independence whilst fulfilling the council's obligations as a corporate parent.
* Required to prepare reports and attend court to represent the Local Authority.
* Supervising students care coordinators and personal advisors depending on need.

Essential requirements of this Social Worker role 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.


Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 238 7487
Contact: North West Children's Division

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