Social Worker

Do you enjoy working directly with children and families? We have a unique temporary opportunity working directly with children, young people and their families.

This is an opening for an experienced Social Worker to work in a busy department with a supportive management structure to develop care plans and complete complex assessments for looked after children.

In the role of Social Worker you will be:

  • Responsible for assessing and monitoring requests for services, to ensure the optimum use of internal support resources.
  • Ensuring that Care and Support plans are kept up to date whilst they remain Looked After Children, and that they are reviewed within statutory time limits
  • Visiting Looked After Children within statutory timescales.
  • Prepare written reports and plans for court hearings
  • Work in partnership with children, young people and their families ensuring that the rights of the individual child or young person are safeguarded  

The successful candidate for the Social Worker job will need to have:

  • 3 Years experience working in a similar role
  • A flexible and responsible approach to rapidly changing situations 
  • A knowledge and understanding of child development, child care and child protection legislation
  • Previous experience working directly in a child care environment
  • The ability to speak bilingually in both English & Welsh
  • A current DBS certificate (essential) 

A Social work degree, CQSW or DIPSW and previous experience in child care with a sound knowledge of relevant legislation is essential.
As Conwy has large rural areas the ability to drive and use of a car is required, or the ability to travel within the area to attend appointments.

This is a full time, temporary vacancy for approximately 2 months with a pay rate of £12.00 per hour plus holiday pay and mileage expenses where appropriate and is based in Colwyn Bay.

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For more information about this or any other of our other vacancies please contact Supertemps, the leading recruitment agency in North Wales.  


  • Start: 04 October 2016
  • Rate: £12 per hour + holiday pay
  • Location: Conwy, Wales
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Public_Sector
  • Recruiter: Supertemps Limited
  • Contact: Jodie Vaughan
  • Tel: 01492 517602
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 3735
  • Posted: 2016-10-04 12:42:50 -

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