Social Worker – Leaving Care

Location: Ipswich  |  Suffolk  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: James Wright
Job Reference: 40578
Salary: £28 - £28
Job Status: Contract / Full Time

Seven Social Care are seeking to secure a qualified and experienced Social Worker to join a Leaving Care Team with Suffolk County Council on a fixed term contract until July 2020.

This role has become available to provide support to cover maternity leave and in return the successful candidate will receive remuneration of £28ph. The role will be based at the Suffolk County Council offices in Ipswich.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Hold a caseload of primarily 16 and 17 year-old care leavers, providing 1-1 support.
  • Understanding and working through the challenges that affect care leavers as they move towards independence
  • Working with external agencies and partnerships to support complex cases

Qualifications & Experience

  • Degree in Social Work
  • Registered with HCPC
  • 2+ Years’ experience in children’s service – preferably working with Care Leavers
  • 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 support 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.