Social Worker - Looked After Children

Location Southwark
Job type Contract
Salary £27.27 - 27.27 per hour
Contact Jonathan Codona-Brown
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Reference HQ00122023

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced Social Worker to work within a Looked After Children (LAC) Team based in Southwark.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker job is £27.27 per hour (assignment rate) and has an initial 3-month contract.

Main duties:

  • Care proceedings work

  • Write statements and prepare paperwork for ADM when there is a plan of adoption

  • Work remotely but there are plans for some office based working and visits are face to face

  • Receive reflective supervision and attend fortnightly group supervision

  • Managing a caseload of 12-15 looked after children up to the age of 16

  • Carrying out all the statutory tasks such as LAC visits, LAC reviews/Pathway Plan reviews and PEPs

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work

  • Current Social Work England registration

  • Significant experience working within a similar role

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 Jonathan Codona-Brown; 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.