Social Worker - Child Assessment and Safeguarding

  • Liquid Personnel
  • Lancashire, UK
  • Aug 03, 2019
Full time Healthcare & Medical Clinical Social Worker

Job Description

Social Worker - Child Assessment and Safeguarding Team - Lancashire - £37 per hour

We are currently looking for a Children's Social Worker to join a team in Lancashire. The successful candidate must have statutory children's social work experience and be able to deliver high quality social work assessments and interventions, while managing a varied caseload and the demands of a frontline team.

As a Child Protection Senior Practitioner you will be conducting Core Assessments and work with children who are the subject of Child Protection Plans whilst also taking on Court Work and managing cases where children are the subject of Care Proceedings.

You will also work to safeguard children under the Child Protection or Court Frameworks. This requires staff who are skilled communicators and able to convey difficult information in clear terms to families, or describe complex cases and care plans succinctly in written form.

Benefits of this Social Work role include:

  • Excellent pay rates
  • Supportive Team
  • Laptop and phone provided
  • Stable Local Authority
  • Regular supervision
  • Autonomy in role
  • Training opportunities
  • Long term contract

Duties of this role include:

  • You will be conducting Core Assessments and work with children who are the subject of Child Protection Plans
  • Taking on Court Work and managing cases where children are the subject of Care Proceedings.
  • Core Assessments
  • Child protection meetings
  • Case conferences

You will need to be:

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • A full UK licence holder

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid more quickly
  • Twice weekly payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
  • "Refer a Friend" bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place *
  • "Find your own job" bonus - get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

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Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus schemes.