Social Work Assistant – Childrens Services

Location: Shepton Mallet  |  Somerset  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Sam Boggis
Job Reference: 43881
Salary: £12 - £18
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Social Work Assistant to work with Somerset County Council’s Assessment Team. This role is initially for a period of 3 months and will be paying £12.00 – £18.00 per hour via an umbrella company.

The role:

As a Social Work Assistant to work closely with the childrens front line social work team. Your role will involve supporting Social Workers in carrying out social work tasks.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supporting the childrens front line social work team.
  • Supervising contacts between children and there families.
  • Supporting the duty team.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: N/A.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Current DBS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

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 winning multiple awards in 2019, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

Refer a friend, family member or colleague for £250

If you’re not the perfect match for this role, but you know a Social Worker who is, help them find their next role by referring them to Seven Social Care. As a little ‘thank you’ from us, you will receive £250 for every referral that is successfully placed into a new role.