Supervising Social Worker - Connected People

Location Chester, Cheshire, England
Job type Contract
Salary £32 - 35 per hour
Contact Kelly Page
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Reference 165301

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for a dedicated and experienced Supervising Social Worker to work based in Chester, within the Connected People Team.

The pay rate for this locum Supervising Social Worker role is £32-£35 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 1-month contract.

Main Duties:

  • Safeguard and promote the welfare of Cheshire West and Chester’s Children by delivering a high-quality service, keeping Children’s wellbeing and safety at the heart of your approach.

  • Undertake detailed assessments and provide support to family and friends carers who are applying to look after children known to them including Special Guardians.

  • The majority of the work is Court directed.

  • Be involved in undertaking assessments that are robust and completed in a timely manner which may entail out of county travel and overnight stays.

Requirements of the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work.

  • Current Social Work England registration.

  • Recent experience of frontline children’s social work.

  • Have a sound understanding of Court processes, care proceedings work and permanence options for children.

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

Contact:
This Supervising Social Worker job is advertised by Kelly Page; 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.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.