Social Worker - Children's Locality

Location Dorchester, Dorset, England
Job type Contract
Salary £35 per hour
Contact Lauren Minter
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Reference 160353

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for a dedicated and experienced Social Worker to work based in Dorchester, within the Children Locality Team.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker role is £35 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 3-month contract.

The role includes a mixture of working from home, undertaking community visits to children and their families, but office space is also available. 

Main Duties:

  • Work with Children in Care to build strong relationships with children through direct work, promote permanence, consider reunification where safe to do so and strong care planning to promote positive outcomes.

  • Work with partner agencies to improve health and education outcomes for our children in care.

  • Undertake community visits to children and their families.

  • Work with CIN, CP and CIC teams.

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work.

  • Current Social Work England registration.

  • Previous experience within frontline children’s social work.

  • Full driving licence and access to personal vehicle to undertake visits across county and out of county.

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 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.