Social Worker - Fostering

Location Wigan
Job type Contract
Salary Up to £30.00 per hour
Reference HQ00110620_1599736044

Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated x2 Social Worker to work full-time in Wigan within a Fostering 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; £30.00 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 3-month contract.


  • You will be recruiting and supporting foster placements to meet the needs of our looked after children and care leavers.
  • This will also include supporting Staying Put arrangements for older cohort of young people as they prepare for independence.
  • The role requires strong multi-agency working including working across the service with the children in care and care leaving teams to build strong care plans.

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


This Social Worker job is advertised by Vaughan Graham; 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.