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Social Worker – Wakefield – Child Protection Team

Liquid Personnel is currently recruiting an experience Qualified Social Worker to join the Children & Families Team in Wakefield, who have a Child Protection, Child in need or Child Looked After plan and varying needs of complexities.

As an Experienced Social Worker, your role will be to:

  • Manage a caseload involving complex and high-risk cases, including child protection, care and support, and legal actions.
  • Conduct assessments, create care plans, and coordinate external support within budget limits.
  • Collaborate with services to optimize resource use and apply social work techniques tailored to individual needs.
  • Ensure positive outcomes by providing support and advice, ensuring plans are evidence-based and regularly reviewed.
  • Protect and promote welfare of at-risk adults and children, taking necessary actions to safeguard those at immediate risk.
  • Participate in duty rotations, responding to crises, guiding other professionals, and managing risks.
  • Mentor and support team members, new social workers, and students, contributing to their professional development.
  • Make ‘best interest’ decisions, including conducting assessments for liberty protection, preparing court reports, and chairing meetings related to care, health care, or safeguarding.

As a Social Worker you are required to:

  • Hold a Social Work England registration
  • Be eligible to work in the UK
  • Hold a full UK licence
  • Post-qualified experience
  • Degree level or equivalent in Social Work

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 a specialist consultant
  • 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 £500 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place*
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

please contact Erika Taylor for more information on 01615436964 or email me at erika.taylor@liquidpersonnel.com

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Social Worker – Wakefield – Child Protection Team

Job details
Sector: Childrens Social Work
Location: Wakefield
Salary: £35 - £35 phr
Type: Temporary/ locum
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Social Worker – Wakefield – Child Protection Team

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