Hackney Senior Social Worker R&A SW7904

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: London
  • Role: Long Term temp contract
  • Salary: to £38.50 per hour
  • Reference: SW7904
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SW Locums require the services of a confident Qualified Senior Social Worker for the Access and Assessment Team in Hackney. As an Experienced Social Worker within this field, you will be expected to be highly knowledgeable about the expectations needed to service such a role in the UK.

This is a very well managed Team, in high demand amongst conscientious social workers.

You will be well supported and ongoing training is offered.

You will be expected to hold current Social Work England registration and have up to date knowledge of DfES Working Together, the Children Act 2004 and the London Child Protection Procedures.

Expectations are that you will be able:

  • To communicate effectively with children and their families, ensuring that their views and wishes are heard, and recorded accurately
  • To establish rapport and build a respectful, honest and trusted relationship with children and their families, particularly their parents and / or main carers
  • To respond in a timely manner to all contacts from children and their families
  • To ensure that children and their families are provided with written reports about their circumstances and plans for intervention
  • To understand and respect the rights of children
  • To deal promptly and sensitively to complaints from service users within the framework of the Council Complaints Procedure
  • To ensure all matters in respect of child protection are dealt with promptly, effectively and in line with the child protection procedures

With SW Locums you can rely on:

  • Fastest pay available, from completion of timesheet to reaching your bank.
  • Constant, polite support with your own, vastly experienced and knowledgeable consultant.
  • Great rates of pay.
  • No “waffle”, informative and conscientious advice.
  • Contact available 24/7.
  • Access to exclusive vacancies nationwide.
  • Free DBS and compliance service.
  • Access to on-going training opportunities.
  • 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 *
* Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme.