Qualified Social Worker - Senior

Recruiter
Capita Resourcing
Location
Sunderland
Salary
£38 - £40/hour
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
09 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Medicare is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated social worker to work out of hours within an emergency duty team based in Sunderland. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in children's services and be registered with the HCPC.

The pay rate for this locum advanced social worker job is £38 (LTD Company Equivalent) per hour and is an initial 3 month contract.

Responsibilities of the advanced social worker:
- Assessing and taking appropriate action in emergency social service situations arising out of normal office hours
- Liaising with other local authorities, service providers and statutory agencies on behalf of service users in emergency situations
- Attending court, tribunal proceedings and case conferences as required
- Presenting information/reports to different forums as a key member of staff

You will need the following in order to be considered for the Role:
* BA/MA/BSc/MSc Social Work, CQSW, DipSW, CSS or CCETSW approved equivalent).
* It is also essential that you be registered with the HCPC.
* Experience must have been gained post qualifying sufficient in order to settle quickly into this position.
* Reference Details to cover employment for the previous 5 year work history
* DBS on the update service or happy to process a new one

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career and offer vouchers worth £250 if you refer other successful Qualified Social Workers