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Social Worker - Children's Assessment Team

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Child Protection, Children In Need
Social Worker
North East
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
£27 to £27 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £27 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Children's Assessment Team - Sunderland - £27 per hour

An experienced Social Worker is required to join an Assessment Team (Together for Children) based in Sunderland.

You must be an excellent team player and be able to form positive relationships with colleagues and partners. Together for Children can offer flexibility to employees giving the opportunity to strike the right balance between home and the workplace. The established senior management team listens to the workforce and recognises their want to make a difference to the lives of our service users.

Benefits of this Social Worker role include:

* Fantastic pay rate of £27 per hour
* Home working and compressed hours available
* Supportive senior management team
* Stable teams

Duties of this Social Worker role includes:

* Responsible for the completion of statutory duties mainly comprising child focused s.17 Child in Need Assessments, s.47 Child Protection Enquiries and s.20 Looked After Children
* Direct work with children and young people is a fundamental requirement of the Social Worker role in the Assessment Team
* You will also be responsible for attending and sharing assessments and information at Child in Need Transfer Meetings, Strategy Meetings, Initial Child Protection Conferences and Public Law Outline Panel to initial care proceedings, when necessary
* On a rotational basis you will undertake duty Social Worker tasks to response to child safeguarding issues requiring an immediate response

Essential requirements of this Social Worker role include:

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

Why Liquid Personnel?

* New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid more quickly
* Free access to Liquid's exclusive social work training and CPD portal
* 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 scheme


Contact Details:
Tel: 01612387487
Contact: Alex Birkitt

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