Qualified Social Worker | Fostering Team | Swindon

Caritas Recruitment
£60,000 - £69,999
13 Sep 2018
19 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Qualified Social Worker | Fostering Team | Swindon

An experienced and Qualified Social Worker is needed to join the Fostering 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 supervising Foster Carers and conducting annual reviews. You will need to demonstrate that you have experience of working with children and families and a good knowledge and understanding of Fostering Services.

This is a full time position. Working hours are 8.30 - 17.00 Monday to Thursday. Then 8.30 - 16.30 on Friday. There is the option for some flexibility, preferably not compressed hours, however there will be room for movement around starting and finishing hours.

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

Interview advice

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

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