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Social Worker - Looked After Children

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
Wales
Location:
Wales
Salary:
£35 to £35 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £35 per hour
Posted:
30/12/2021
Job Ref:
SWK-148587

Social Worker - Looked After Children - South Wales - Up to £35 per hour

Liquid Personnel are currently recruiting a Social Worker to join the Looked After Children Team based in South Wales.

This is an exciting opportunity to use your previous Social Work experience within a well-established team to make an influence on children and families.

Benefits as a Looked After Children Social Worker include:

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

Requirements as a Looked After Children Social Worker include:

* Acting as a corporate parent to our children and being the lead professional.
* Working alongside other professionals, to ensure that a child and/or young person receives appropriate care, education and health services, and any other support needed to ensure their needs are appropriately met.
* Supporting children living with relatives, friends of foster families and prospective adopters or children living in children's homes and young people in semi-independent units.
* Ensuring their safety and supporting them towards independence.
* Championing the views and wishes of our children and young people so that they may be supported to reach their full potential.
* Undertaking regular statutory visits, complete and update assessments and review the children and young people's care plan.
* Occasionally preparing reports and attending court.

Essential requirements as a Looked After Children 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 6996
Contact: South West Children's Division

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