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Social Worker - Looked After Children Team

The London Borough of Merton is looking for a Social Worker to join their Looked After Children team.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have sound experience and knowledge of LAC work and proceedings.

The key to success in this role is to be able to work confidently in a busy environment from the beginning of the contract.

Benefits for you as a LAC Social Worker:

  • “Good” and “Outstanding” Ofsted results

  • 10-minute walk away from Morden South Train Station

  • Competitive pay rate

Your responsibilities as a LAC Social Worker:

  • Take hold of a complex caseload

  • Work to create trusting relationships with children and families

  • Constantly revise and review cases

  • Work well with long term case holding to keep family relationships positive

Requirements of you as a LAC Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • Have competent knowledge and experience of LAC work

Location: Merton, London

Pay rate: £32.00 per hour

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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