Northampton Social Worker SW1620

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: Midlands
  • Role: Long Term temp contract
  • Salary: to £38 per hour
  • Reference: SW1620
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SW Locums need a a UK experienced, Qualified Social Worker to work in the Disabled Children’s team in Northampton. All applicants must hold current Social Work England Registration together with an Enhanced DBS Check issued within the past 12 months or be registered with the DBS Update Service.

The Disabled children’s team works with local families to ensure that children with additional or complex needs have the same opportunities as those without.

Social workers in this team work proactively to ensure in depth, person centred assessments are carried out, so that the local authority and external agencies can provide as much support as possible to the young person and their family/carers.

This team also works with other child protection, LAC, and CIC teams, to ensure children in these sectors are offered extra support as required, so experience working closely with multiple other contacts is a must.

The ideal candidate will have an in-depth knowledge of children’s disability legislation, and should be aware of the help and support offerings that are available to both the young people, and their families. Ideally, this candidate will have already worked in a Disability Team, and will have several years post qualified experience in this area.

All Applicants should already have experience or be working at an Advanced/Senior Practitioner level.

At SW Locums you will benefit from:

  • Use of Fully FCSA Compliant Umbrella companies.
  • Great pay rates paid, fast and accurately.
  • Your own mature consultant, with long established experience within the industry.
  • 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.