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Social Worker - Child Protection

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Child Protection
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South West
Location:
Devon
Salary:
£31 per hour
Posted:
26/03/2018
Job Ref:
KRA-70166

Social Worker - Child Protection - Devon  - £31 p/h    

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Social Worker to join the Child Protection team in Exeter for Devon. 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 quicker 
  • Twice Weekly Pay Roll 
  • 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
  • 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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