Principal Social Worker

Charles Hunter Associates
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Locum Principal Social Worker - Children's Team - City of Cardiff Council - £28

Cardiff Council are seeking an experienced Locum Principle Social Worker to join their Children's team. The ideal candidate must have Child Protection, Children in Need and Looked After experience. City of Cardiff Council provide strong political and corporate support for children's services.


* A minimum of 2 years post qualifying experience
* HCPC registered
* Thorough knowledge of professional Social Work practices and relevant legislation
* Full UK driving license

Roles and Responsibilities;

* Provide strategic leadership with in social work on behalf of the council
* Ability to work well under pressure and to strict deadlines
* Carrying out assessments
* Implementing care plans
* Attending court and giving evidence where required

As a Principle Social Worker, you will be a champion on Social Work practice within the local authority. This is a challenging, yet very rewarding role, within a strong and stable team.

Why choose Charles Hunter Associates?

* Free access to easily accessible CPD training online worth £500
* Your own dedicated consultant with sector knowledge and experience
* Competitive hourly rate of £28 per hour
* Referral bonus scheme of £250 when you refer a friend or colleague looking for work

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Cassie Hoskings (Apply online only)