Leaving Care - Social Worker

Recruiter
Social Care Locums
Location
Reading
Salary
£32 - £35/hour
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
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We are looking for a Social worker to join the leaving care team - working alongside 3 other social workers and 4 leaving care advisors.
Skills and attributes required:
3 years direct work experience working with young people aged 16-18 years
Ability to establish and maintain supporting whilst challenging relationships with young people to support them to achieve their potential
Knowledge of the children leaving care act-
Car driver- visits to young people will take you out of the local area.
Ability to manage diary to achieve effective time management and completion of statutory tasks within required timescales.
Experience in the completion of informative risk management plans.
Experience of working alongside young people to support then in developing and maintaining family relationships.

To apply for this role you must have:
• A relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
• Be HCPC Registered
• Be eligible to work within the UK
Social Care Locums is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and care professionals.

We offer:
• An excellent referral scheme for each successfully placed referral
• HCPC certified complimentary training
• 24 hour one on one specialist social work consultant based within your geographical area
• Employee Benefits Programme
• Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment - we offer twice weekly payroll too!

For more information or details of other roles, please contact Simone at Social Care Locums or visit our website to upload your CV