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Social Worker - Children in Care

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children
Social Worker
East of England
£32 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Children in Care - Peterborough - £32 an hour
Peterborough are looking for an experienced Social Worker to join their Children in Care team in the city centre. The successful candidate will be working with Looked after Children and children in Foster care. This is an opportunity to join a stable team and to progress within an agency position. To apply, successful applicants must have experience of conducting statutory visits for Looked after Children, review meetings and LAC reviews.  

This would be a fantastic opportunity to progress within the Children and Families sector. 

Benefits of this role as a Children In Care Social Worker:
  • 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 makin
  • Gaining children's wishes and feelings, make observations of non-verbal children and their parent
  • 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 U
  • 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

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 6996
Contact: Amy Ormrod

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