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Senior Social Worker - Looked After Children

Job Type:
Social Work
Looked After Children, Children In Need
Senior Social Worker
South East, London
£35 per hour
Job Ref:

Senior Social Worker - Looked After Children - Wandsworth - £35p/h

Our client is currently in need of a senior social worker for their Looked after Children (LAC) team in Wandsworth. The ideal candidate will have extensive post-qualified experience within Child Protection and Looked after Children teams. Prior experience in children's services court work will also be beneficial to your application.

Benefits of being a Senior Social Worker:

  • Good rates of pay
  • Long contracts available   
  • Supportive team
  • Low staff turnover   
  • Good reputation 

A Senior Social Worker in an LAC team will have the following duties:

  • Holding a caseload of looked after children
  • Assisting with more complex cases
  • Attending court and court work (i.e. reports)
  • Attending LAC reviews
  • Undertaking direct work with children
  • Giving professional guidance and advice to fellow colleagues
  • Attending TAC/professionals meetings as well as strategy meetings
  • Undertaking life story work and completing later life letters  

As a qualified Social Worker, you must be/have:

  • HCPC reigstration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Previous post-qualified experience in a CP and/or LAC team
  • A full, clean UK driving license

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 schemes

Contact Details:
Tel: 0207 167 6807
Contact: Danny Potter

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