Looked After Children- Social Worker -Gateshead area

NonStop Care
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£40,000 - £49,999
11 Oct 2018
16 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

One of Nonstop's clients in the Gateshead area are looking for a locum Social Worker to join their growing Looked After Children team.

Your Role:

This is a dynamic locum opportunity for a Social Worker who is looking to contribute to a dynamic and established team and help improve the lives of the Children and Families in the area.

This position is open for Social Workers and Senior Social Workers.


There is flexibility to discuss condensed working weeks and home working. This will allow you to fit this position around your personal life.

They authority are looking for both Social Workers and Senior Social Workers. This could be a great opportunity to move into a Senior position, looking fantastic on your CV, or progress into Assistant Team Managers (for the right Senior individuals).

With the case loads reducing, this is also an opportunity to really be able to focus on the cases that you do have and gain a better work life balance.

Managed Case load:

The authority has an established senior management and a core of permanent social workers. They have funding to help expand their team, to help bring the case load down below the national average. With their high influx in intake of social workers, you'll be able to focus on your own cases and do best by the children and their families.

What NonStop Care offers:

  • Your own designated consultant and one point of contact
  • CV review service
  • Interview advice and preparation
  • Consultants with Social Work experience
  • A supportive team who can always deal with your queries

For further details click Apply Now or contact Charlie Leffler on c.leffler@nonstop-recruitment.com / 0 20 79 40 21 00 ext. 3456

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