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Social Worker - Fostering

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Fostering
Social Worker
North West
Blackpool, Lancashire
£35 to £35 per annum
Salary Description:
Up to £35 per annum
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Fostering Team - Blackpool - £35 Per Hour

A vacancy has arisen on the Fostering team for an experienced and dedicated social worker to undertake Connected Person assessments. You will work alongside Children's Social workers in the assessment of Connected carers You will need to have a good understanding of the impact of trauma upon children and demonstrate within the assessment how the carers will meet the needs of the children . Experience in writing robust and analytical assessments is essential and a commitment to work flexibly and travel within the UK as many of our assessments are out of area. This is a 3 month contract initially with the possibility this may be extended.


* Excellent rate of pay

* Long term contracts available

* CV enhancement

* Stable Team

Required Candidate Experience:

* Providing support/supervision to foster carers
* Form F assessments
* Children and family assessments
* Undertaking Initial screening
* Assessing prospective foster carers
* Conducting initial visits
* Reg 24 assessments
* Taking cases to panel
* Liaising with other professionals
* Knowledge of relevant legislation
* Viability assessments
* Connected persons assessments
* Assessment of kinship carers

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: 07946776744
Contact: Emma Cousins

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