Qualified Social Worker, Warrington Council, Children In Need Team


Ref: EN120-208

Sector: Social Work
Division: Childrens Services
Specialist Area: Social Worker
Location: Warrington
Job type: Contract
Salary (per hour): Negotiable dependent on experience and pay scheme selected
Reference: EN120-208

Job Description

Qualified Social Worker, Warrington Council, Children In Need Team - Must be a Qualified Social Worker with a minimum of 2 years+ UK Social Worker experience within a Children's Social Work team

Our client is looking for a qualified Social Worker with 2 years+ UK Social Worker experience within a Children’s Social Work team

The team work extremely well together to ensure the safety of children under the close supervision of a supportive Team Manager

The responsibilities will include:

• It's an exciting time to be joining Children Social Care in Warrington, as we’re in the process of implementing a new approach to social work
• We’re investing heavily in our social work teams, ensuring they’re equipped with effective evidence based approaches to work with children and families, ensuring caseloads are manageable, and ensuring all our social workers are provided with strong reflective supervision
• As part of our new approach we’ve created a number of new teams across our services. This means we now have a number of social work vacancies across our Children in Need and Permanence Services
• We are looking for passionate and committed social workers, to join us in Warrington
• So if you want to make a difference to the lives of vulnerable children and young people with relationship based practice at the heart of everything you do, then come and join us in Warrington where we are passionate about our work with children and families
• We have high aspirations for our children and welcome those who share our ambition
• So whether you’re about to embark on your ASYE, or you’re looking for a new challenge in your career we want to hear from you
• Assessments
• Child Protection work
• Care Management
• Manage a case load
• Home Visits
• Court Work
• Liaise with other professionals
• 37 hours per week (flexible by negotiation)
• 3 month Temporary Contract
• Start date subject to DBS and reference clearance

Successful candidates will benefit from:

• A Kindle Fire upon commencement of contract (see terms)
• £20 Amazon voucher if registration is completed within 2 weeks (see terms)
• Competitive pay rates
• Weekly payroll
• Free access to a comprehensive online training portal worth £500 a year
• Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
• Receive up to £250 for each referred worker (see terms)

The successful candidate will need to hold a DipSW or equivalent must be registered with the HCPC, have a current DBS and be a car driver.

Please call the recruitment team where you will speak to one of our dedicated consultants on 0333 1234 530


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Phone: 0333 1234 530
Or email your CV, quoting the job reference code, to: jobs@entrustsocialcare.co.uk