Basingstoke Social Worker SW5844

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: South
  • Role: Rolling temp contract
  • Salary: to £40 per hour
  • Reference: SW5844
Apply Now

SW Locums are currently recruiting for a qualified social worker for a fantastic locum opportunity based in a Children’s Assessment and Safeguarding Team (CAST) in Basingstoke.

The role is on a full-time basis; however there is the flexibility for condensed hours to be offered.

If you wish to use an Umbrella company, SW Locums only endorse the use those who are FCSA compliant.

This district has four CAST in total, each consisting of:
– 7 x QSWs
– 1 Assistant Team Manager
– 1 Team Manager
– 2 Children and Families Support Workers

Social workers in this team benefit from strong, experienced management who provide clear direction and regular supervision.

The district is based in a modern office environment and locum staff within the teams are welcomed and supported in the same way as permanent members of staff, with access free internal CPD opportunities.

The ideal candidate for this will be competent in dealing with complex cases and show a high level of commitment towards achieving the best outcomes for the families they work with.
Within each team there are two children and families support workers and one personal assistant allocated to every three social workers, who provide extensive support with day-to-day administration and time management for the social workers.

The average caseload for social workers in this team is 25 families.

SW Locums put the service users needs first so are looking for reliable and committed social workers. 

At SW Locums you will benefit from:

  • Great, fast and accurate rates of pay.
  • Committed support with your own, vastly experienced and knowledgeable consultant.
  • No “waffle” straight talking, conscientious and informed advice.
  • Contact available 24/7.
  • Access to exclusive vacancies nationwide. and exclusive training.
  • Free DBS and compliance service.
  • Industry leading “Refer a Friend” recommendation scheme offering up to £300 for successfully placed referrals.*
  • Excellent “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *
SW Locums follow the government guidelines on ensuring safety of all during the risk of Covid-19.
* Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme.