Social Worker

  • Location:

    Wakefield, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Social Work

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  • Salary:

    Up to £32 per hour

  • Contact:

    Anca Stroe

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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We are currently looking for a Children Social Worker to join an expanding and supportive team in the Wakefield area. This Social Worker position is on a contract basis, starting as soon as possible. It will be on an ongoing basis, subject to review.

This Child Welfare, Social Worker role, comes with a competitive salary of £32 per hour, based on a 37 hour week.

The senior Social worker will be part of a committed and dedicated team, with strong social work values. There is scope for flexible working from home where possible, as determined by the relevant manager.

In this incredibly important and valued job, you will deliver high quality and comprehensive social work service to children and young people, their families and carers in line with the policies and procedures of the Children and Young People's Directorate and, within regulatory and statutory guidelines.

The successful Children Social Worker will:
* Have achieved a Social Work Degree and have a Social Work England registration
* Have experience with Children in Need, Child Protection and court cases
* Have an enhanced DBS on the update service, or be willing to assist me in processing one
* Be able to drive, unless a disability prevents you from doing so

If you are interested in this Children Social Worker role in Wakefield, please contact us asap. Interviews will take place online or via telephone during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Your health and safety are of primary importance to Search Consultancy and the clients we represent.

Since our first office opened thirty years ago, Search has built an excellent reputation for providing high-quality recruitment service. The Health and Social Care division at Search Consultancy Ltd is one of the largest providers of temporary healthcare workers.

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