Social Worker - Child Protection

Location Lewisham
Job type Contract
Salary ? 32 - 35 per hour
Contact Kelly Page
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Reference HQ00118446

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company within the private and public sector has a locum role for a Social Worker to work full-time in Lewisham, within the Child Protection Team.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker job is £32-£35 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 3-month contract.

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work
  • Current Social Work England registration
  • Significant senior level frontline experience within Children’s Services
  • Experience of long term work covering CIN, CP and Court work
  • Ability to write clear, analytical reports
  • Ability to present information in a range of meetings in a clear, concise and respectful manner
  • Ability to work effectively with partners in other agencies
  • Good knowledge of legislation, policy and procedure
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to use line management appropriately to manage risk
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • Ability to participate in the duty

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 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.