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Social Worker - Children's Locality Team - North West

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Child Protection, Looked After Children, Children In Need, Children With Disabilities
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
North West
Location:
North West England
Salary:
£27.89 to £27.89 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £27.89 per hour
Posted:
05/05/2022
Job Ref:
NWK-152446

Social Worker - Children's Locality Team - North West - £27.89 per hour

Liquid Personnel are currently recruiting a Social Worker to join the Children's Locality Team based in the North West.

You will use your previous experience to immediately pick up a varied caseload which will include Child Protection, Children in Need, Children in Care and Children with Disabilities and create a positive impact to children.

Your benefits in this role include:

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

Your duties as a Children Services Social Worker include:

* You will manage a caseload, exercising complex decision making in line with professional criteria and making sure that case work is appropriately planned, critically evaluated, and reviewed.
* You will ensure appropriate care for service users ensuring the best use of existing mainstream and specialist resources and demonstrating innovation with these resources where appropriate.
* You will accept responsibility for and supervision of service users who are provided with care services and undertake expert and robust review of such cases.
* You will provide expert witness and give evidence to court and other relevant bodies as required, including giving evidence in court in proceedings, and including the presentation of reports and applications for appropriate Legal Orders.
* You will contribute to multi-disciplinary assessments, chairing and leading meetings when required and participate in planning meetings and reviews, demonstrating and promoting information sharing within/between organisations.
* You will self-manage your own challenging and demanding workload of cases, seeking support where necessary, and undertake research, and apply knowledge regarding emerging best practice.

Essential requirements:

* 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 238 7487
Contact: North West Children's Division

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