Social Worker

Search Consultancy
23.00 - 27.53 GBP Annual
14 Jul 2018
16 Jul 2018
Job Type
Contract Type

Search Consultancy Ltd is currently looking for 4 Social Workers to work on a Child in Need Team in the Herefordshire area. This position is on a contract basis starting as soon as possible for at least 4 months

Salary: GBP20.31 - GBP27.53

The Child In Need Team is seeking four Social Workers with a minimum of one year statutory Social Work experience with children and families.

You will be a dedicated Social Worker, committed to the involvement of children and their families in assessment and planning. You will be part of a new team managing Children in Need Cases and working to safeguard and secure the well-being of Children and Young People. This is an ideal opportunity to be part of a new venture, initially for four months.
You will be convening children in need meeting, creating children and need plans with partner agencies, visiting children and families, developing relationships, completing assessments and making decisions in the best interests of children and their families.
Within this team there will opportunities to be involved in other specialised areas of practice that support positive outcomes for children.
You will be working for an organisation offering a better working policy that supports flexible, agile and remote working. You will be offered regular reflective supervision and good management support. In certain circumstances, a contribution towards accommodation is available.
The Children in Need Team, will sit alongside the authority's Child Protection and Court Team, the Duty and Assessment Team and MASH team, there will be opportunities to work closely with these teams in a supportive environment.
We want all children in the area to have the best start in life and grow up healthy, happy and safe within supportive family environments. We want them to have the best possible health, education and opportunities to enable them to reach their full potential. How do we do this? By having dynamic, dedicated, passionate and professional staff who work in a culture that focuses on what we can achieve with children, what they can achieve themselves and the relationships we build with families and partners to enable this.

Why Search Consultancy Ltd?

Since our first office opened thirty years ago, we've built an enviable 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. 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 Mike Shaw 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