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Social Worker - Children and Families - Frontline/ Long Term

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South West
Location:
Reading
Salary:
£35 to £38 per hour
Posted:
23/03/2018
Job Ref:
KRA-70200

Social Worker - Children and Families - Frontline/Long Term - Reading - £35-£38 p/h    

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Social Worker to join the frontline team in Reading. The applicant will have the opportunity to work in a busy, fast-paced environment performing assessments and long term cases. Due to the nature of this role, applicants must have extensive frontline statutory experience, ideally in a long term setting. This is a full-time temporary contract lasting for a minimum of 3 months.

Benefits of the role as a Children and Families Social Worker:  
  • Competitive rate of pay
  • Potential for a long contract
  • Training opportunities with Liquid Personnel
  • Admin support available
  • Good level of client interaction
Applicants must have experience of:
  • Completing Single Assessments in a timely and concise manner to inform decision making 
  • Completing section 47 enquiries, assessing risks to children with sound knowledge of risk assessment tools 
  • Child Protection Plans and Children in Need Plans and should be able to complete these in a timely and solution focused manner  
  • Initial Court Statements and initial Looked After Children Plans 
  • Working knowledge of the Children Act 1989 and all subsequent amendments and related child care legislation 
  • Working knowledge of secondary practice guidance and assessment tools 
  • Meeting deadlines without compromising the quality of assessments
As a Children and Families Social Worker you must:  
  • Be HCPC registered   
  • Be eligible to work in the UK   
  • Hold a full UK 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: 0161 235 6973
Contact: Kate Raistrick

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