Social Worker | Child Protection | Somerset

Caritas Recruitment
£60,000 - £69,999
04 Dec 2018
09 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

If you relevant experience working as a qualified social worker in a UK statutory child care team having held child protection cases over a period of time, we have several locum roles at Somerset County Council based in either Bridgwater, Taunton or Yoevil.

Along with the above experience interested candidates should have;

  • A highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice within children services.
  • Experience of working with complex caseloads
  • Experience completing section 47 assessments
  • Experience of working with Looked After Children reviews
  • Have excellent report writing skills

If successful you can expect the following;

  • Start ASAP
  • 37 Hours per week or bi weekly 30 hour (4 days) / 37 hour (5 days) work pattern
  • Neg Hourly Rate up to £35 p/h (Umbrella)
  • An Ongoing contract at least 6 months long
  • Up to £500 accommodation costs during first month
  • Subsidised parking
  • Use of hire car for any journey to client over 100 miles
  • Regular supervision meetings
  • Team development
  • Regular CPD sessions

At Caritas we offer all our locums a dedicated personal and professional service with free DBS check. We are always on hand to assist you in anyway that we can. This includes reviewing your CV or providing interview advice. We also offer some of the most competitive rates of pay. Once you have experienced our high levels of service if you refer our details to a friend we have bonus reward scheme.

If you are interested in the role or would simply like some further information please contact Matt Keep today at

Caritas Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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