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Social Worker - Children in Care

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Child Protection, Looked After Children, Children In Need
Social Worker
North West
£37 to £37 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £37.00 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Children in Care - Lancashire - Up to £37 Per Hour

Liquid Personnel is currently recruiting for an experienced social worker for a locum position within a children in care service in Lancashire. This is an exciting opportunity to join a stable team and to progress within an agency position. The successful applicant must have experience of conducting statutory visits for looked after children, review meetings, and LAC reviews.

Benefits of this Social Work Role:

* Effective induction with four dimensions
* Excellent rate of pay
* Reflective Supervision and Relationship-based therapeutic group supervision
* Long term contracts available
* Clearly defined Practice Standards and Managers Standards
* Effective and supportive management
* The right technology to undertake your role
* Efficient 'work-life balance' is encouraged

Duties of this Social Work Role:

Required Candidate Experience:

* 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 practice guidance and using assessment tools
* Work in a child-focused manner and meeting deadlines without compromising the quality of assessments

Essential Requirements:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* Post-qualified experience

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

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: 07447558055
Contact: Anish Mistry

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