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Social Worker - Fostering Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Fostering
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South West
Location:
Swindon
Salary:
£33 per hour
Posted:
14/06/2018
Job Ref:
JGA-73499

Social Worker - Fostering Team - Swindon - £33ph 

We have a very unique opportunity for a Social Worker to join a very supportive Fostering Team in Swindon on a Full Time or Part Time basis. The successful candidate must have post qualifying experience of working within a Fostering Service. You will  be required to undertake initial screening and to complete Family & Friends Assessments. This is a great chance to work within a positive, supportive team. 

Benefits as a Fostering Social Worker:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Opportunities for Long term advancement and strong growth potential
  • Potential for long contract with set hours (37 hours)
  • Well managed and supported teams
  • Mileage expenses
  • Access to *FREE* Liquid Training 

The successful Fostering Social Worker will have SOME experience of:  

  • Providing support/supervision to Foster Carers
  • Form F Assessments    
  • Children and Family Assessments
  • Undertaking Initial Screening
  • Assessing prospective Foster Carers    
  • Conducting initial visits
  • Reg 24 Assessments    
  • Taking cases to panel    
  • Liaising with other professionals     
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation       
  • Viability Assessments
  • Connected persons assessments
  • SGOs - Special Guardianship Orders
  • PLO process
  • Conducting duty tasks
  • Assessment of kinship carers

As a Fostering Social Worker, you must be:

  • HCPC/ registered    
  • Eligible to work in the UK    
  • Full UK license holder

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 *

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. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 238 7490
Contact: Jon Galley

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