Quality Assurance Social Worker

Location Cardiff
Job type Contract
Salary £37.37 - 37.37 per hour
Contact Kelly Page
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Reference 167875

Sanctuary Personnel, an award-winning and renowned Recruitment Agency is looking for an experienced and dedicated Quality Assurance Social Worker to work full-time based in Cardiff.  

The pay rate for this locum Quality Assurance Social Worker job is £37.37 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 1-month contract.


  • Helping improve practice through the delivery of the Quality Assurance Framework to ensure effective outcomes for service users
  • Undertake casefile audits and emerging thematic reviews across Children's Services aligned with CMT key prioritises to monitor the quality of social work practice, identifying good practice and areas for improvement in real time
  • Undertake initial scoping and the collation of information where reviews are required on cases being considered for an IMR/ child safeguarding practice review due to a child death or serious injury/abuse
  • Develop auditing tools and questionnaires for specific service areas to ensure these meet the requirements of the agreed audit
  • Develop learning and development information and practice guides such as 7 minute briefings, learning videos and information to share with staff
  • Work with Services within Children's Services in embedding audit as part of a Quality Assurance system e.g., providing training and feedback to managers on the quality of audits
  • Delivering practice workshops and one to one audit sessions with staff

Requirements of the Quality Assurance Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work
  • Current Social Work England registration
  • Significant senior level frontline experience within Children’s Services
  • Ability to work independently and with a range of internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent analytical, organisational and communication skills

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 Quality Assurance Social Worker job is advertised by Kelly Page; 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.