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Social Worker - Child Protection / Child in Need

Liverpool City Council are seeking an experienced Locum Social Worker to join their Child Protection/ Child in Need Team.

Based in Edge Hill, the role is commutable from Wigan and Chester, and is offering a pay rate of £30 per hour.

Benefits for the Locum Social Worker

  • Competitive pay rate of £30 per hour

  • High level of support and supervision from management

  • Your own CHA consultant to guide you through to interview and onboarding process

Responsibilities of the Locum Social Worker

  • As a Locum Social Worker, you will carry out compliant assessments and section 47 enquiries that clearly identify levels and types of risk or need based on documented evidence

  • Engage with children, their Carers and families to clearly understand their circumstances and feelings

  • Form conclusions which direct longer term interventions focused on the best interests of the child

Requirements of the Locum Social Worker

  • Social Work Qualification and a minimum of 2 years post qualifying experience

  • HCPC registration and clear enhanced DBS

  • Previous experience working in an Assessment, CIN and CP Team

  • UK driving license and access to a car

Pay rate: £30 per hour

Location: Edge Hill, Liverpool

If you are interested in this vacancy and wish to apply, please follow the application instructions stated on the website or contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Katie Rutherford on 0118 948 5555.

If this Social Worker role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!