Social Worker - Looked after Children ( LAC ) 11+ Team

Recruiter
Liquid Personnel
Location
Gloucestershire
Salary
28.00 - 30.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
03 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Social Worker - Looked after Children ( LAC ) 11+ Team - Gloucestershire - GBP28p/h - GBP30 p/h Our Client in Gloucester, Gloucestershire requires an experienced Social Worker to join their Looked after Children ( LAC ) Team as part of the integrated Looked after Children Service. The successful applicant will be carrying a case load of Looked after Children and Care Leavers, initially working on a 3 months contract with strong view to extension. You will also be responsible for undertaking investigations, carrying out statutory work, Court Work, and engaging with service users. Benefits of the role for the successful Looked after Children ( LAC ) Social Worker:
  • Stable authority
  • Competitive pay-rate
  • Good staff retention
As a Looked after Children ( LAC ) Social Worker your duties will include:
  • Looked after Children Reviews
  • Attending Court and Court Reports
  • Statutory Visits and Tasks
  • Planned Meetings
  • Working with Plans of Adoption and Attending Adoption Panels
  • Case Management
As a Looked after Children ( LAC ) Social Worker you will have experience of:
  • Relevant legislation in relation to Adoption
  • Completing work to timescales
  • Liaising with Clients and Professionals/Agencies
  • Managing a caseload
As a Looked after Children ( LAC ) Social Worker you will need to have:
  • HCPC registration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • A full licence and use of your own vehicle
Why Liquid Personnel? * Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with "My Liquid Rewards"* Free DBS and compliance service* Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies * Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge* Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK* Networking opportunities at numerous candidate events* "Refer a Friend" bonus - get GBP200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place* "Find your own job" bonus - get GBP250 for bringing your own position to us* Twice weekly payroll* Free social work training events and CPD webinars Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.