Social Worker - Children in Need Team

Location Greenwich, Greater London, England
Job type Contract
Salary £32 per hour
Contact Jess Ling
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Reference 157378

Sanctuary Personnel, a committed and competitive recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Worker to work full-time based in Greenwich, within the Children in Need Team.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker job is £32 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial1-month contract.


  • Undertake cases independently and demonstrating an ability to adapt the approach from first principles to deal with more complex or unusual case, assessing and managing risks appropriately
  • Work with children and young people, families, carers and communities to help them express their needs and make informed decisions and contribute to service planning
  • Work with Children and Families under a Child in Need and Child Protection Framework
  • Building effective Relationships
  • Maintaining boundaries and demonstrating emotional resilience
  • Working with families under Pre-Proceedings and Care Proceedings
  • Carry out assessment, deliver and advocate support
  • Risk Assessment, analyses and make judgements
  • Problem Solving
  • Case Recording
  • Multi-Agency Partnership working including sharing and obtaining information and chairing and recording meetings
  • Team Work
  • Contributing to Supervision and continued professional growth
  • Ensuring recording to an adequate standard
  • Maintaining professionalism

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
  • Show a knowledge of law and policy

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 Jess Ling; 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.