SW Locums are looking to recruit a Safeguarding Social Worker to work in the Children & Families Team in Medway.
Candidates are required to have a minimum of 3 years UK experience in a similar setting, have current HCPC Registration and be able to demonstrate and provide references supporting their ability to do the job.
We ask that candidates hold a current enhanced DBS issued within the past 12 months or be registered with the DBS Update service.
Safeguarding Social Workers will provide a high quality of intervention and safeguarding to children who are deemed children in need or in need of protection. They will be expected to have the skills to manage a full case load of complex child safeguarding issues and have the ability to work on their own initiative whilst taking instructions from a practice manger and working within a team of skilled social workers.
The Social Worker needs Court experience, and must have a good understanding of the English language, both written and spoken.
full job specification available upon request