Children's Social Worker - Emergency Duty Team

Location Gloucester
Job type Contract
Salary £41 per hour
Contact Lauren Minter
Call Lauren
Reference 168028

Sanctuary Personnel, an award-winning and renowned Recruitment Agency is looking for an experienced and dedicated Children’s Social Worker to work full-time based in Gloucester, within the Emergency Duty Team.

The pay rate for this locum Children’s Social Worker job is £41 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 3-month contract.

The post is mainly working from home if the candidate prefers that however they would need to be in office at 16:30 pm when on an evening shift to transfer the phones.

Shift Pattern:

  • We work a rota of 4/2, 4 weeks working then 2 weeks off , which equates overall to 37 hours a week however there is a strong possibility of working overtime


  • Working within a small and supportive team of Senior Social Workers where you will be prioritising effectively and making sound judgement in a variety of challenging situations

Requirements of the Children’s Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work
  • Current Social Work England registration
  • An experienced EDT Social Worker
  • Experience in children’s care primarily
  • Be flexible and dynamic in covering shifts in evenings or weekends

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place after 100 hours of work has been completed
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support with a specialist safeguarding team
  • In-house payroll system
  • Free digital copy of the Social Work News Magazine


This Children’s Social Worker job is advertised by Lauren Minter; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.