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Social Worker - Children in Care Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children, Children In Need, Leaving Care
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South East, East of England
Location:
Cambridgeshire
Salary:
£32 per hour
Posted:
14/05/2019
Job Ref:
AOR-91218

Social Worker - Children in Care Team - Cambridgeshire - Up to £32 per hour

Based in Huntingdon

This role involves supporting young people who are children in need, looked after or care leavers.

Liquid Personnel are looking for a Social Worker who really enjoys working with young people and has perseverance, someone who is confident in working with a wide range of partner agencies and organisations and has excellent assessment and risk management skills

Applicants must have previous Children in Care/Leaving Care experience.

Benefits:

  • Excellent pay rates
  • Flexibility on Working Hours
  • Stable Local Authority
  • Supportive Team
  • Laptop and phone provided
  • Regular supervision
  • Autonomy in role 
  • Training opportunities 
  • Long term contract 

As a Children in Care Social Worker, you must have experience in:

  • Conducting Single Assessments in a timely and concise manner to inform decision making
  • Gaining children's wishes and feelings, make observations of non-verbal children and their parents
  • Court experience and progress initial Looked After Children Plans
  • Knowledge of the Children's Act 1989 and all subsequent amendments and related child care legislation
  • Knowledge of secondary practise guidance and using assessment tools 
  • Work in a child focused manner and meeting deadlines without compromising the quality of assessments

As a Children in Care Social Worker, you must be:

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Hold a full UK license

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid quicker 
  • Twice Weekly Pay Roll 
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
  • “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
  • Free social work training events and CPD webinars

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. 

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 235 6996
Contact: Amy Ormrod

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