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Social Worker - Children in Care Under 11's

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children
Social Worker
South West
£28 to £30 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Children in Care Under 11's - Gloucestershire - £28p/h - £30 p/h 
Our Client in Gloucester, Gloucestershire requires an experienced Social Worker to join their Looked after Children Team as part of the integrated Looked after Children Service. 
The successful applicant will be carrying a case load of Looked after Children and Care Leavers, initially working on a 3 months contract with strong view to extension. You will also be responsible for undertaking investigations, collating information and writing CPRs for ADM/Placement Order applications, adoption matching including panel and court work. 
Benefits of the role for the successful Looked after Children Social Worker:    
  • Stable authority 
  • Competitive pay-rate  
  • Good staff retention   
As a Looked after Children 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 Social Worker you will have experience of:   
  • Relevant legislation in relation to Adoption 
  • Completing work to time scales 
  • Liaising with Clients and Professionals/Agencies  
  • Managing a caseload  
As a Looked after Children 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 6973
Contact: Kate Raistrick

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