Social Worker

  • Location:

    Durham, County Durham

  • Sector:

    Social Work

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £181 - £235 per day

  • Contact:

    Nick Purdham

  • Contact email:

    nick.purdham@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/549551

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-23

  • Start date:

    27/01/2020 15:48:54

Social Worker

Search Consultancy are currently working with Durham County Council to find experienced Children's Social Workers to act as Senior Practitioners for their Families First Teams. These roles are available across a number of sites in County Durham and are on a contract basis starting as soon as possible.

Pay rate: Up to £235.50 per day

Key responsibilities:

* Liaising with other professionals
* Knowledge of relevant legislation
* Working with children on the child protection register, looked after children and children in need
* Attending court
* Working with Public Law Outline (PLO)
* Single assessments
* Chairing child protection conferences
* Child protection meetings
* Case conferences

Essential Requirements:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* 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