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Social Worker - Children in Need/ Child Protection

Job Type:
Social Work
Child Protection, Children In Need
Social Worker
North West
Cheshire West and Chester
£23.34 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Children in Need/Child Protection - Cheshire West and Chester Council - £24.34p/h   
Cheshire West and Chester council require a Social Worker with frontline experience to join their Children in Need Team in Chester.   
Benefits of this role:  
  • Stable council
  • Excellent management structure
  • Regular supervision and team meetings
  • Possibility for flexible working hours
  • Access to 'My Liquid Rewards' bonus scheme
As a Children in Need social worker you will:  
  • Be able to complete Single Assessments in a timely and concise manner to inform decision making
  • Be able to gain children's wishes and feelings, make observations of non-verbal children and their parents
  • Be able to complete Section 47 enquiries, assessing risks to children with sound knowledge of risk assessment tools
  • Be able to progress Child Protection Plans and Children in Need Plans in a timely and solution focused manner
  • Be able to produce Initial Court Statements and progress initial Looked After Children plans
  • Have excellent knowledge of the Children Act 1989 and all subsequent amendments and related child care legislation
  • Excellent knowledge of secondary practise guidance and assessment tools
  • Be able to meet deadlines without compromising the quality of assessments
As a Children in Need social worker you must be:  
  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Ideally a full, clean driver's license
Why Liquid Personnel?
  • Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with 'My Liquid Rewards'
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
  • Networking opportunities at numerous candidate events
  • “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
  • Twice weekly payroll
  • Free social work training events and CPD webinars
Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.   

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 235 6833
Contact: Melissa Murphy

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