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Social Worker - Referral and Assessment Team

Reading Borough Council is looking for a Social Worker to join their Referral and Assessment team.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have experience in a Referral and Assessment environment.

Being able to assess the needs of each child and family comprehensively is vital to the success of this role.

Benefits for you as a Referral and Assessment Social Worker:

  • Highly competitive pay rate of £38.00 per hour

  • Home and flexible working available

  • Modern offices

  • 10-minute walk away from Reading Station

  • Less than 15-minutes away from the M4

Your responsibilities as a Referral and Assessment Social Worker:

  • To be the first response for children and families

  • Undertaking Child and Parenting Assessments

  • Be able to make decisions based on visits in line with valid legislations

  • Manage a complex caseload

Requirements of you as a Referral and Assessment Social Worker:

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

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Access and Assessment work

Location: Reading, Berkshire

Pay rate: £38.00 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

If this 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!