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Children’s Social Worker – Assessment & Support Team

  • Location: Blackpool, England
  • Salary: £41 - £41 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are currently recruiting for a Children’s Social Worker to join the Assessment & Support Team in Blackpool.

As a Social Worker within the Assessment and Support Team you will have a keen interest in those children in need of help and protection. As a Social Worker within the team you would be responsible for providing a quality service to our children in need of support and protection. The team completes Child and Family Assessments, Section 47 enquiries and initiate care applications where required, as well as providing short term packages of support under child in need.


Work with children and young people, families, carers, and communities to help them make informed decisions, enabling them to clarify and express their needs and contribute to service planning.

Identify risk of abuse and investigate complaints of alleged neglect, abuse, or ill-treatment of children; undertake assessments and, where appropriate, arrange accommodation for children, young people.

Apply critical reflection and analysis to inform and provide a rationale for professional decision-making

Use judgement and authority to intervene with individuals, families, and communities to promote independence, provide support and prevent harm, neglect, and abuse

Applicant Requirements:

Experience: 2+ years post qualified experience

Qualifications: Social Work Qualification, Registered with SWE

Compliance: Enhanced DBS on the Update Service, Right to Work in the UK

Hours: 37 hours a week, Monday to Friday

Travel: Full UK clean driving licence and car access (desirable)

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified, and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity, and attention to detail.

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