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Social Worker - Child Protection

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Child Protection
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South West
Location:
Devon
Salary:
£31 per hour
Posted:
31/05/2018
Job Ref:
KRA72581

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

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Social Worker to join the Child Protection team in Totnes 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 at least 2 years front line 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

For more information please contact swapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. 

Contact Details:
Tel: 01612356973
Contact: Kate Raistrick

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