Locum Senior Social Worker - Children's Family Front Door - Worcester,

Aurora Resourcing
28.00 - 30.00 GBP Hourly + limited and mileage expenses are reimbursed
03 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
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Locum Senior Social Worker - Children's Family Front Door - Worcester, Worcestershire

Aurora Resourcing are currently working in partnership with a Local Authority in Worcestershire to recruit a caring, experienced Qualified Children's Social worker to join their Children's Family Front Door Service. Previously, referrals to Children's Social Care and the commissioned early help services have been made to the Access Centre and Early Help Hub. This has been re-developed and replaced by the Family Front Door, which officially 'launched' at the beginning of July last year.

We are seeking a social that has significant experience in Child Protection and must have experience working in Duty and Assessment Team/ MASH environments. Duty and Assessment is an essential part of this role and applicants without this experience cannot be considered.

The candidate and the role

  • Within this position you will be required to be the first point of contact for all referrals to the relevant services and will engage in multi-agency working.
  • As a Qualified Social Worker you will work closely with partner agencies and social workers from other Children's teams.
  • You must know what good quality Section 47 Assessments look like and to understand the importance of using assessment as intervention with families
  • Holding current HCPC registered and must have relevant post qualification experience.

Financial Details

The limited hourly rate is from GBP28 -GBP30 per hour, mileage and expenses are also reimbursed.

Additional Information

To find out more or to apply for this position please apply through this advert, if you would like further information about this or other opportunities then please call Li Li in confidence on / or email

Aurora Resourcing are an equal opportunities and equality recruitment agency