Social Worker - Permanence Team

Location Dorchester, Dorset, England
Job type Contract
Salary £35 per hour
Contact Lauren Minter
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Reference 160354

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 Permanence Team.

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

The role is currently operating a mix of working from home and community visiting, however an office base is available if required. The permanence teams are part of the wider locality teams, applying strength-based, relationship-based, and restorative practice models. Average caseloads are currently 14 children.

Main Duties:

  • Work with children in care to ensure that there is good permanence planning, their holistic needs are being well met by their care arrangement including education, health, emotional needs and family time.

  • Support reunification to family where it is assessed to be safe and appropriate.

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work.

  • Current Social Work England registration.

  • Previous experience within frontline children's social work.

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.