Qualified Social Worker - Childrens Assesment Team - Durham

Search Consultancy
35.00 GBP Hourly
25 Sep 2017
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Children's Social Worker - Assessment Team - GBP35 per hour - Long term contract

Our client based in the North east is currently looking to recruit 3 experienced Children's Social Workers for their Assessment Team

As a Social worker in the assessment Team you will be responsible for the completion of statutory duties mainly comprising child focused s.17 Child in Need Assessments, s.47 Child Protection Enquiries and s.20 Looked After Children. Direct work with children and young people is a fundamental requirement of the Social Worker role in the Assessment Team.

As a Social Worker you will also be responsible for attending and sharing assessments and information at Child in Need Transfer Meetings, Strategy Meetings, Initial Child Protection Conferences and Public Law Outline Panel to initial care proceedings, when necessary.

On a rotational basis you will undertake duty Social Worker tasks to response to child safeguarding issues requiring an immediate response

This position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and current HCPC registration.

Please apply as soon as possible to register. Search operate a referral policy where we will offer GBP250 to anyone who is able to refer a qualified Social Worker who goes on to work 50 hours for Search Consultancy. Please contact Hellen on or email .

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age