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Placement Support Coordinator

Placement Support Coordinator needed with Southampton City Council

Start Date- ASAP

Contract End date- initially 3 months

Hours per week - 37 hours per week

Salary - £15.33 ltd per hour


  • To enable the delivery of high-quality safeguarding services for looked after children through the management of information about looked after children's placements, acting as lead coordinator for looked after children initial medicals and in supporting initiatives to promote positive outcomes for looked after children.

  • To coordinate the first point of contact for other local authorities in respect of communication about looked after children placed in the City and signposting colleagues to services for looked after children.

What is required?

  • Previous experience of working within a children's service setting

  • Educated to GCSE Level A-C in English and Maths

  • Experience in a similar role

If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.

The benefits of working with SCS;

  • A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact

  • Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!

  • An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK

  • Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.

  • Payroll service twice a week.

  • Ltd and PAYE payment options available.

  • Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.

  • Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.

  • DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.