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Social Worker - Children in Care

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children
Social Worker
East Midlands
£36 to £36 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £36 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Children in Care - Northamptonshire - £36 Per Hour

We are looking for an experienced social worker to start in Northamptonshire's well established children in care/court team.


* Well established managers, who've worked in the local authority for years and have great reputations amongst candidates
* Flexibility and autonomous approach
* Court specialised team, you'll only deal with work which comes through after the ICO
* Expense contribution of £150 per week provided to candidates coming from further afield to assist with travel or living expenses
* Great way to utilise your skills to move away from a standard child protection team into a more specialised area of work.

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 practise 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: 07585770631
Contact: Daniel Asad-Hamed

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