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Qualified Social Worker

  • Location: Darlington, County Durham
  • Salary: £200 - £240 per day
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are seeking a passionate and committed Qualified Social Worker for a position located in Darlington, UK. The successful candidate will provide professional, high quality social work support to service users, delivering empathetic and understanding assistance for a range of issues.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Undertake comprehensive assessments of individuals, carers and/or families in need or at risk to inform the development of high-quality, cost-effective and personalised care plans.

2. Conduct risk assessments and deliver targeted intervention to people in need, providing appropriate recommendations and resolving ongoing issues.

3. Maintain up-to-date and accurate case notes. Ensure all data handling complies with the necessary legal, policy and procedural requirements for record keeping.

4. Liaise and collaborates effectively with a range of agencies and stakeholders, including health professionals, care providers and partner organisations.

5. Participate in multidisciplinary team/inter-agency meetings and forums to inform best outcomes for clients.

6. Adhere to the Social Work England Professional Standards and any local policies and procedures.

Qualifications and Experience:

1. Must hold a degree in Social Work (or equivalent) and be fully registered with Social Work England.

2. Proven experience working within a statutory setting as a Qualified Social Worker is essential.

3. Knowledge of safeguarding issues and the legal framework surrounding social work.

4. Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to develop relationships and liaise effectively with other professionals.

5. Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, and the ability to present sensitive information in a clear, professional manner.

6. Must have a valid UK driver’s license and access to a car for work purposes.

7. Enhanced DBS check will be required.


We offer a supportive working atmosphere with flexible working hours. Opportunity for continued professional development.

Equal Opportunity:

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

Working with Seven Resourcing:

Established in 2011, Seven Resourcing is one of the UK’s largest suppliers of temporary and ad-hoc professionals. Rated ‘Excellent’ on Trustpilot from 2000+ reviews, and with 20+ major recruitment awards, we take pride in knowing we can find you the best possible rates and a role you can be proud of.

We have a reputation for recruiting at lightning speed, but we can only respond to candidates who meet the exact requirements of the position. If you have any queries about a role or application, please get in touch with our candidate care team.