Children’s Social Worker – Wider Safeguarding Team

Sanctuary Personnel Limited

Chewton Mendip (BA3) – Avon, South West, United Kingdom
£38 per hour
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20 April 2023

Sanctuary Personnel, a dedicated and award-winning recruitment agency with a TrustPilot score of 4.9/5 and over 300 reviews has an exciting Locum opportunity available for an experienced Social Worker to join a well-established Children’s service based in Somerset.

Team/Specialism: Wider Safeguarding Team

Pay Rate: A£38 per hour (assignment rate)

Contract: Locum, 3-Months

Hours: Full-time

Working Arrangements: We offer flexible hybrid working, combining time spent with the teams in the office along with home working.

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

* Fully online and paperless registration service
* Free DBS and compliance service including paid for mandatory e-learning and practical training modules (if applicable)
* Exclusive access to fully managed service social work projects (some outside IR35) with high rates of pay, flexible working, support from experienced social work practitioners, accommodation assistance (if applicable), retention bonuses (if applicable) and extensive equipment provided.
* Revalidation/registration renewal based on length of service
* A£250 refer a friend bonus once referral has worked 100 hours (uncapped – T&Cs apply)
* Find your own job bonus – Receive A£250 for bringing your own position to us
* Your own dedicated consultant with extensive experience recruiting to social work roles (public & private sector)
* Daily payroll and in-house payroll system
* Access to our online careers hub

General Duties:

* You will work with children and families who are experiencing challenges around complex neglect, sexual harm, physical harm, child exploitation (risks outside of the home) and also parental learning difficulties
* Work with parents and the wider family network, with access to Family Group Conferencing, to support them to identify strengths, tackle problems and change interactions and behaviours
* Undertaking direct work with children and young people to hear their voice and understand their experiences
* You will be encouraged to attend our weekly CPD sessions, and supported to attend training

Requirements of the Social Worker:

* Degree or equivalent in social work
* Current Social Work England registration
* Significant frontline experience in Children’s Services
* You will need to hold a full driving licence and have access to your own vehicle as travel is required
* A competent IT user, able to use or learn to use LiquidLogic

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We welcome applications from Social Workers who meet the above requirements.

Regretfully we are only able to respond to experienced Social Work candidates who meet these requirements for this Social Work role as we need to meet our clients’ requirements, but please feel free to browse our open roles that may be more suitable for you.

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