Social Worker CWD Plymouth SW1122

  • Type: Part Time
  • Location: Devon
  • Role: 12 months
  • Salary: to £40 per hour
  • Reference: SW1122
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SW Locums are looking to find a Qualified Social Worker to work in the Children with Disabilities team in Plymouth.

The post is part-time 22.20 Hrs Per week – 3 days per week for 1 year

Pay rate up to £40 Umbrella

Flexible on hours and days but must be able to some after school visit – Working form home when not on visits

The post is to cover maternity leave, this post does not have management responsibility. 

This team is part of the SEND Service, which is an integrated local authority service, who work together to support improved outcomes for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities.

The social work team provide the full range of assessment and planning for disabled children, and their families.  This will include work with children in need, child protection, children in care, support for permanence and supporting transition to adulthood.  The team are able to link with a good short break offer in the City, as well as multi-professional advice and joint planning, in order to achieve effective planning which is making a difference for children’s lives.

Children’s Disability Team link closely with our other Children’s Social Care Teams, and this includes access to an excellent social work professional development offer. 

Work will include identifying suitable service, arranging direct payments, setting up respite care, finding ways to support the children at home.

Successful candidates will be required to meet Warner referencing standards. Reference supplied from most recent employer or character reference covering 5+ years.

You will need a minimum of 2 years’ experience and a minimum of 1 year’s Statutory experience.

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 £350 for bringing your own position to us *
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* Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme.