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Social Worker, Leaving Care / Children in Care

Job reference: 210617ABCB
£30 per hour
Social Worker


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Social Worker, Leaving Care / Children in Care

Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated social worker to work full time within a leaving care team based in Gloucester. 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 social worker job is £30 (LTD Company Equivalent) per hour and is an initial 3 month contract.

Responsibilties of the social worker:
- Undertaking a holistic assessment of children, families and carers using the looked after assessment framework and the Leaving Care assessment framework, involving other professionals/agencies as necessary.
- Ensuring that service users' views are fully recorded during the assessment process and wherever possible are reflected in the subsequent case planning.
- Preparing and present reports in a clear and logical way, and contribute to multi-agency conferences and meetings as appropriate.
- Undertaking single or joint agency enquiries to assess likely and actual harm to children and take appropriate action to ensure their safety.
- Developing and implement child protection plans.

Requirements of the social worker:
- Degree or equivalent in social work
- Current HCPC registration
- Significant senior level frontline experience within children's services

This social worker job is advertised by Clint Burgess; if you are interested in this position please click below to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

Reasonable Adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting us. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.