Brent Social Worker SW9686

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: Greater London
  • Role: Rolling temp contract
  • Salary: to £35 per hour
  • Reference: SW9686
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SW Locums require a UK experienced Social Worker with frontline Child Protection experience for this new role in Brent.The role is within LAC and Permanency

There are two vacant posts due to:

  • recent increase in care proceedings cases
  • we have reached capacity of 2+ court cases for each social worker currently in post

This role is within the LAC&P service which is responsible for care proceedings and Corporate Parenting functions.

Remote and flexible working considered

Minimum requirements:

  • DipSW, CQSW or equivalent qualification.
  • Registration with Social Work England.
  • Current Enhanced DBS.
  • Successful completion of ASYE programme.
  • Knowledge of child care law and the ability to apply it to situations where children may be at risk or needing to be looked after.
  • An understanding of the needs of children who are ‘looked after’ and the ability to develop appropriate plans for them in partnership with their parents/carers in a non-discriminatory way.
  • A commitment to the Council’s Equal Opportunities Policies and the ability to understand and implement the policies in relation to the job responsibilities.
  • Experience of dealing with more complex social work cases.
  • Experience of dealing with families taking legal action.

At SW Locums you will get:

  • attractive, accurate and super fast rates of pay.
  • Committed support with your own, vastly experienced and knowledgeable consultant.
  • Straight talking, conscientious and well informed advice.
  • We are 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.