Child Protection - Senior Social Worker - East Berkshire

Frontline Staffing
£32 - £35/hour
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Frontline Staffing is currently looking to recruit a Senior Social Worker to work within a Child Safeguarding Pod Team for a local authority based outside of London in the Berkshire area. The successful candidate can expect to we welcomed into a tight-knit and friendly team, as well as a long term contract.

The authority has a reputation for excellent, long standing permanent management that offers full support to its entire locum staff. A flexible, team player with ideally a speciality expertise in LAC,CP or CIN will be desired, as you will support other members of the teams, just as they would support you.

allowed working from home 1/day per week, as long as agreed with manager, flexible with working
build 1.5 days toil a month

Benefits of this role:

* Long term contract
* Competitive pay rate
* Subsidised Accommodation
* Outside of IR35
* Laptop and phone provided
* Flexible working allowed - working from home (1/day per week)
* Build 1.5 days toil a month

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