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Social Worker - Looked after Children

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children
Seniority:
Social Worker, Senior Social Worker
Region:
North Wales
Location:
Wrexham
Salary:
£28.66 per hour
Posted:
02/01/2019
Job Ref:
UHA84161

Social Worker - Looked after Children - Wrexham - £28.66p/h

A children's social worker is needed to join a looked after children's team in Wrexham. Our client is looking for someone who has at least some limited experience of completing court reports, producing permanence plans, conducting LAC reviews and care plans as well as direct work with children and families.     

Benefits of this Social Work role:

  • Long term contracts available
  • Supportive team
  • Timely interviews
  • Competitive rate of pay
  • Parking close by

The main duties of an LAC Social Worker are as follows:

  • Completing statutory visits to looked after children
  • Ensuring their needs are met and their voice is heard and incorporated into all planning
  • Completing relevant and up to date assessments which informs planning
  • Working as part of a team and being part of a duty rota system
  • Completing court statements and attending court where necessary
  • Updating ICS system to ensure all relevant plans and actions are evidenced
  • Ensuring written evidence of all work is completed in a timely manner
  • Facilitating and providing evidence for care planning meetings
  • Ensuring PEP reviews are attended regularly
  • Working closely with family and other professionals to ensure the holistic needs are met
  • Completing of pathway assessment for children due to transition to leaving care

As a Social Worker, you must have:

  • Registration with the HCPC
  • The legal right to work in the UK
  • Post-qualified experience in children's services
  • A UK license

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly 
  • Twice weekly payroll 
  • 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 schemes.

Contact Details:
Tel: 01612356960
Contact: Usman Hameed

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