Senior Social Workers - Initial Response Team

Charles Hunter Associates
£25,000 - £29,999
15 Sep 2018
19 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Devon County Council are looking for Senior Social Workers to join their Initial Response Team based in Exeter to help provide a high quality and effective Social Work service. The role is a 3 month rolling contract, looking to start ASAP!

Located in County Hall in central Exeter you would be working within a team of 7 Social Workers reporting in to the Assistant Team Manager.

Benefits for you as the Senior Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rates of up to £31 p/h
  • Caseloads of 16 - 18 per Social Worker
  • Typical Contracts Last 6+ months
  • On site parking

Job Responsibilities

  • As a Locum Senior Social Worker in the Initial Response Team you will be expected to complete assessments, identifying and managing risks.
  • You will be able to effectively respond to the needs of children and their families in a timely manner.
  • As a Locum Social Worker you will complete high quality and timely assessments will lead to effective planning and interventions with the most vulnerable children and families in Devon.
  • Providing additional support to some less experienced Social Workers


  • Social Work Qualification and a minimum of two years post qualified experience
  • HCPC registration
  • Clear Enhanced DBS

Location: Exeter (EX2 4QD)

Rate: £31p/h

If you want to discuss anything regarding this Senior Social Worker vacancy please contact Kenny Mansfield on the following:

0118 948 5555

If this role isn't right for you, but you are still looking for a change within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!