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Duty and Assessment Social Worker (12-Month Contract) Manchester

We are seeking an experienced Duty and Assessment Social Worker to join our team on a 12-month contract. As a Duty and Assessment Social Worker, you will play a crucial role in safeguarding children and assessing their needs. You’ll engage with families, conduct assessments, and coordinate multi-agency plans. This is an exciting opportunity to make a positive impact within a supportive environment.

Contract Type: Temporary (12 months)

Hours: 35 hours per week


  • Assess the needs of children and young people, identifying risks and protection requirements.
  • Coordinate and deliver multi-agency plans to meet assessed needs.
  • Conduct regular visits to understand the child’s circumstances and engage with them.
  • Chair Child in Need (CIN) meetings and strategy discussions.
  • Ensure timely interventions and reduce risk for children and families.
  • Maintain accurate records using relevant systems.
  • Collaborate with other professionals and agencies.


  • Qualified Social Worker (SW)
  • Registration with the appropriate regulatory body (e.g., Social Work England)
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Commitment to professional development

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly
  • Twice weekly payroll and an internal ‘hours’ team
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren’t available from other agencies
  • Free access to Liquid’s exclusive social work training and CPD portal
  • 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 £250 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place*
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

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.

If you’re passionate about child protection and well-being, we encourage you to apply for this rewarding role.

Feel free to call Declan Barnes on 0161 235 6851 or email declan.barnes@liquidpersonnel.com – if you have any further questions or need additional details! 😊

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Duty and Assessment Social Worker (12-Month Contract) Manchester

Job details
Sector: Childrens Social Work
Location: Manchester
Salary: £35 - £35 pm
Type: Contract
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Duty and Assessment Social Worker (12-Month Contract) Manchester

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