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Social Worker - Fostering & Adoption

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Fostering, Adoption
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
North East
Location:
Durham
Salary:
£146.83 per day
Salary Description:
PAYE
Posted:
02/08/2018
Job Ref:
NP-75633

Social Worker - Fostering & Adoption - Durham - £146.83 per day (PAYE)

We are currently looking a Social Worker with Fostering and / or Adoption experience to work in a team in Durham, North East. 

This role entails a lot of fostering and supervision working in line with NMS standards and regulations. Applicants must also have recent experience of adoption including knowledge of recent experience and being well accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment. 

Benefits as a Fostering & Adoption Social Worker:

  • Supportive management 
  • Potential for long term contracts
  • CV enhancement
  • Regular supervision

As a Fostering Social Worker will have experience of:   

  • Assessing prospective Foster Carers    
  • Conducting initial visits    
  • Taking cases to panel    
  • Liaising with other professionals     
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation  
  • Undertaking connected person’s assessments and initial screening viabilities of potential family members. 
  • You will need to be able to meet timescales and prepare clear and well balanced reports that will be presented in numerous settings including the court arena and foster panel. 
  • Expected to carry out other tasks including being part of our office duty system, unannounced visits and any other relevant associated duties.  
  • Form F Assessments    

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 974 1604
Contact: Nick Purdham

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