Initial Assessment - Social Worker - Merseyside

Frontline Staffing
£25 - £28/hour
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Frontline Staffing is currently looking to recruit a Social Worker to work within an Initial Assessment Team for a local authority based in the North West. The successful candidate will relish a challenge and have experience of working in a busy but well supported team.

The authority has a reputation for excellent, long standing permanent management that offers full support and training to its entire locum staff.

This team is based in a popular and well linked region, which offers the opportunity to quickly adapt to the requirements of the local community in a comfortable environment. All the while helping improve the lives of the young people and families you work with.

Benefits of this role:

* Great location
* Long term contract
* Competitive pay rate

The successful social worker will have experience of:

* Liaising with other professionals
* Relevant legislation
* Supervision of newly qualified Social Workers
* Holding complex cases
* Working with children on Child Protection Plans, Looked after Children and Children in Need
* Child protection Care proceedings
* Attending Court
* Court Reports
* Working with new Public Law Outline (PLO)
* Section 47s
* Core assessments
* Child protection meetings
* Case conferences
* Attending LAC Review

As a social worker, you MUST be:

* Eligibility to work in the UK
* Registered with HCPC
* Access to a vehicle and driving licence

Benefits of working with myself and Frontline are:

* A retention bonus scheme that rewards long term contracts
* Daily payroll
* Excellent rates of pay
* Access to exclusive vacancies
* Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
* A dedicated specialist consultant, who liaises with Local Authorities in your region
* Preparation and support before interview
* Quick and regular feedback throughout your process of an application
* Recommend a friend bonus scheme

If this is what you are you are looking for, or you have any other questions, please do not hesitate to contact James Fisher on (Apply online only) or via email . This is an opportunity that you do not want to miss