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Experienced Social Worker - Fostering

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children, Fostering, Community
Social Worker, Senior Social Worker
North West
£26.88 per hour
Job Ref:

Experienced Social Worker - Fostering - Tameside - £26.88p/h

There is an opportunity for an experienced social worker to join Tameside's fostering team. The successful candidate will be undertaking fostering assessments such as the connected persons assessment. You must be confident in undertaking these type of assessments and be able to meet court timescales. 

Benefits of this Social Worker post:

  • Excellent rate of pay
  • Free on site parking
  • Office based just off the M60 - good transport links
  • Flexible working is available
  • Every worker given a laptop and has the ability to work remotely from home
  • Agency workers get full access to any training that the council put on for their perm employees
  • Regular supervision
  • Good induction process/on-boarding for all agency workers

As a Fostering Social Worker, you need to have some experience of:

  • Form F assessments    
  • Children and Family assessments
  • Undertaking initial screening    
  • Taking cases to panel    
  • Liaising with other professionals     
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation       
  • Viability assessments
  • Connected persons assessments
  • SGOs - Special Guardianship Orders
  • Conducting duty tasks
  • Assessment of kinship carers

As a qualified 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

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: 01612387491
Contact: Emma Cousins

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