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Social Worker - Children in Care

Job Type:
Social Work
Children In Need
Social Worker
East of England
£32 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Children in Care - Peterborough - up to £32 per hour

Peterborough County are looking for an experienced Social Worker to join their Children in Care Team, working with Looked after Children and children in Foster care. This is an opportunity to join a busy fast-paced team. To apply, successful applicants must have experience of Court work, conducting statutory visits for Looked after Children, review meetings and LAC reviews.   

Benefits of this role: 

  • Great management structure providing regular supervision
  • Experienced and supportive team
  • Competitive rate of pay
  • Good level of client interaction
  • Training opportunities with Liquid Personnel  

As a Children in Care Social Worker, you must have experience in: 

  • Conducting Single Assessments in a timely and concise manner to inform decision making
  • Gaining children's wishes and feelings, make observations of non-verbal children and their parents
  • Court experience and progress initial Looked After Children Plans
  • Knowledge of the Children's Act 1989 and all subsequent amendments and related child care legislation
  • Knowledge of secondary practise guidance and using assessment tools  
  • Work in a child focused manner and meeting deadlines without compromising the quality of assessments  

As a Children in Care Social Worker, you must be:

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Hold a full UK driver's license  

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly
  • Twice weekly payroll
  • 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
  • “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. 

Contact Details:
Tel: 01612356823
Contact: Chloe Fenton

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