Specialist Social Worker – Safeguarding

Location: Bridgwater  |  Somerset  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Hollie Giddens
Job Reference: 45669
Salary: £35 - £35
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are looking for a Temporary Children’s Social Worker based in Bridgwater. This contract is initially for a 6 month post and they are offering £35 p/h.

The role:

Duties will involve assessing and managing risk and advocating on behalf of children and their families. To help manage caseloads, you will have an assigned number of cases (reduced case loads of 14-17) and be expected to work closely with individuals, families and communities to help them make informed decisions, enabling them to clarify and express their needs and contribute to service planning. Furthermore, you will competently undertake court work and work collaboratively with other agencies to deliver better outcomes and contribute to practice development.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Degree approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Experience: 2+ years working with children as a qualified Social Worker in the UK.
  • Compliance: Up to date HCPC registration and 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 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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