Social Worker – Child in Care

Location: Cambridgeshire  |  Cambridgeshire  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: James Wright
Job Reference: 40390
Salary: £32 - £32
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are seeking to speak to an experienced children’s social worker to support handling a caseload of child in care cases based in Huntingdon.

As an experienced social worker, you will have substantial frontline experience as a qualified social worker in a children’s team, and comfortable in handling a caseload of varied complexity. Initially this is a temporary contract for 3 months although this may be subject to extension. In return the candidate will receive a rate of £32ph

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Handle a caseload of child in care work, typically up to 20 cases of varied complexity
  • Completion of Parenting capacity assessments and court work
  • Report writing

Qualifications & Experience

  • Diploma or Degree in Social Work
  • Registered Social Worker with HCPC
  • Previous experience of children’s frontline services – preferably handling cases involving children in care
  • Experience of attending courts and preparing reports
  • Full Driving Licence

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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If you’re not the perfect match for this role, but you know a Social Worker who is, help them find their dream job 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.