Qualified Social Worker | Child Protection Team | Huntercombe H
Qualified Social Worker | Child Protection Team | Huntercombe Hospital
An experienced and Qualified Social Worker is needed to join the Child Protection Hospital Team on a locum basis.
This is an on going contract at least 3 months long offering up to £35 per hour.
You will be dealing with children and young people who are subject to a Child Protection Plans, and if appropriate, court proceedings. This will involve regular visits to see the child or young person and their parent or carer. This includes working alongside a range of professionals to provide advice and support to families.
You will be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. To help manage a Children & Families caseload of various levels of complexity, involving the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of appropriate action, contributing to the effective application of resources to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and their families.
Previous Mental Health experience will be desireable but not necessary.
To be considered you must have at least 2 years post qualified experience as a Social Worker including recent and/or significant experience in a similar statuary service, ensuring that you have good knowledge of all relevant legislation. You must also have a recognised Social Work qualification (Social Work degree / Diploma in Social Work)
Along with the above experience, interested candidates should have:
- Up to date HCPC registration
- At least 2 references from the last 5 years of employment if applicable
Please apply immediately to be considered.
Start date: ASAP
Pay rate: £35 per hour
Please apply or contact me (Ben Gentry - extension 3664) to discuss this vacancy in more detail. Caritas are a specialist recruiter of Qualified Social Work staff at all levels. If this job does not match your experience / requirements then please contact me at Caritas Recruitment to discuss other opportunities.
Caritas Recruitment are a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers. We supply Qualified Social Work staff to over 150 local authorities UK wide on a permanent and temporary (locum/contract) basis.
Working with Caritas Recruitment offers you a number of benefits including:
Dedicated personal and professional service
Free DBS check
CV review service
Competitive rates of pay
Post-placement follow up meetings
Refer a friend bonus scheme
*£200.00 Bonus - For every Social Worker you refer that is successfully placed
*£100.00 Bonus - For finding your own job
A supportive team who can always deal with your queries should your consultant not be available