Social Worker – Children’s Safeguarding

Location: Ipswich  |  Suffolk  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: James Wright
Job Reference: 40477
Salary: £32 - £32
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care currently have a vacancy for a children’s social worker within a children’s safeguarding team based in Ipswich.

As a qualified social worker you will look after a caseload of child protection cases which may involve some longer term cases and undertaking court work. The contract assignment is for 13 weeks however there is a possibility of extension. The pay rate for this opportunity would be £32ph.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Handle a caseload of child protection cases
  • Conduct assessments to ensure that children are protected and safeguarded from harm
  • Attending and presenting evidence in courts

Qualifications & Experience

  • Diploma or Degree in Social Work
  • Registered Social Worker with HCPC
  • Previous experience of children’s social work
  • Previous experience of handling a caseload of child protection/CIN cases
  • 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.

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 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.