Social Worker - Children in Care Team

Location Derbyshire
Job type Contract
Salary Up to £32.00 per hour
Contact Kamruz Zaman
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Reference HQ00116105_1613051937

Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Worker to work full-time in Erewash, within the Children in Care Team. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in Children's Services and be registered with Social Work England.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker job is £32.00 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 3-month contract.

Due to COVID 19, there is an element of home working and equipment will be provided for workers.


  • Statutory duties
  • Develop and progress care plans and pathway plans for looked after children
  • Court work
  • Direct work with children

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work
  • Current Social Work England registration
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience working with Children in Care/Looked After Children
  • Knowledge of looked after procedures
  • Experience of discharging care orders and rehabilitating children back to the family
  • The last role was a Children in Care role
  • Ability to travel

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
  • A free digital copy of the Social Work News Magazine


This Social Worker job is advertised by Kamruz Zaman; 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.