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Social Worker - Looked after Children/ Leaving Care

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children, Leaving Care
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
North East
Location:
Northumberland
Salary:
£30 per hour
Posted:
28/06/2017
Job Ref:
GGO-60450

Social Worker - Looked after Children/Leaving Care - Northumberland - up to £30ph 
 
Our Client in Northumberland requires an experienced Social Worker to join their Looked after Children Team (LAC).The successful applicant will be carrying a caseload of Looked after Children, initially working on a 3 months contract with strong view to extension. You will also be responsible for undertaking investigations, carrying out statutory work, Court Work, and engaging with service users.    
 
Benefits of the role for the successful Looked after Children (LAC) Social Worker:
  • Stable authority 
  • Competitive pay-rate  
  • Good staff retention   
As a Looked after Children (LAC) Social Worker your duties will include: 
  • Looked after Children Reviews 
  • Attending Court and Court Reports 
  • Statutory Visits and Tasks 
  • Planned Meetings 
  • Working with Plans of Adoption and Attending Adoption Panels 
  • Case Management
As a Looked after Children (LAC) Social Worker you will have experience of:   
  • Relevant legislation in relation to Adoption 
  • Completing work to timescales 
  • Liaising with Clients and Professionals/Agencies  
  • Managing a caseload  
As a Looked after Children ( LAC ) Social Worker you will need to have:
  • HCPC registration  
  • Eligibility to work in the UK    
  • A full licence and use of your own vehicle
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 6821
Contact: George Goodier

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