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Social Worker - Looked After Children - LAC

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children
Social Worker
North West
£32 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Looked After Children - LAC - Blackpool - £32ph  

We are looking for a Social Worker required in a busy LAC team in Blackpool. The team supports children and young people who have a plan of permanence. The applicant needs to demonstrate experience of working with children and young people who are looked after. They need to demonstrate a good understanding of the role of corporate parent and have the ability to write appropriate reports/care plans which reflect the needs of children/young people. 

Benefits as a Looked After Children Social Worker:

  • Excellent rate of pay  
  • CV Enhancement  
  • Long term contracts available   
  • Regular Supervision  

Candidates must be able to meet the following criteria: 

  • Experience and demonstrable skills in engaging children/young people through a variety of direct work methods 
  • Extensive experience in statutory children's social work role
  • Good understanding of safeguarding children processes 
  • Experience of court work 
  • Experience of managing a varied and complex case load 
  • Ability to write concise,fit for purpose reports/court statements and ability to maintain up to date and accurate records. 
  • Ability to work as part of a team. 
  • Experience of inputting into children's services data systems (Mosaic;ICS) 
  • Ability to be flexible, resilient and reflective. 

As a Looked After Children Social Worker you must be:

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • A 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

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 7491
Contact: Emma Cousins

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