Social Worker

  • Location:

    Gateshead, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Social Work

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Nick Purdham

  • Contact email:

    nick.purdham@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/549094

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-20

  • Start date:

    27/01/2020 15:52:41

Social Worker

Search Consultancy are currently working on an exciting vacancy for Gateshead Borough Council. They are looking for an experienced children's Social Worker to work as a Senior Practitioner in their Referral and Assessment Service.
This role is on a contract basis starting as soon as possible.

Pay rate: Up to £229 per day

Key responsibilities:

* Initial/core assessments
* Section 17s, section 7s and section 47s
* Attending LAC reviews
* Attending Children in Need meetings
* Attending pre-birth conferences
* Supervised contact
* Child Protection visits
* Mentoring newly qualified Social Workers

Essential Requirements:

* Social Work England Registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Social work qualification
* Post-qualified experience

This role is subject to HCPC, DBS and reference checks.

Why Search Consultancy Ltd?

Since our first office opened thirty years ago, we've built an enviable reputation for providing a high quality recruitment service. The Health and Social Care division at Search Consultancy Ltd is one of the largest providers of temporary healthcare workers. Your dedicated consultant will provide advice and work with you to find the perfect job.

If you are interested in this position, please apply online or contact Nick Purdham at the Manchester office.


Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age