Social Worker LAC Knowsley SW6637

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: Merseyside
  • Role: Ongoing
  • Salary: Up to £44 per hour
  • Reference: SW6637
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SW Locums are seeking three qualified social workers to work within the LAC team for a minimum of 6 months. All Applicants must retain right to work in the UK, Social Work England Registration and a current Enhanced DBS.


• Looked After Children up to age 14
• Cared for Children Permanency planning and court proceedings from the first hearing only – 3 sets of proceedings only
• Support as we would for any permanent member of staff, via training and supervision (including Signs Of Safety training)
• FREE Parking
• Permanent Team Manager Group within CLA
• Full IT to a high standard
• Hybrid working – 2 days in the office
• Support services in Knowsley including however, not extensive: Family Group Conference, Edge of Care intensive support, Family Support, CE specialist Teams, MASH that is well established, Fully functional Early Help Offer and MST
• Robust senior leadership support from visible leaders
• Recently audited by peers and received high praise in relation to PLO and actions that the LA take to safeguard
• Engaging and proactive support from our legal services
• All Social Care including IRO and Fostering are based in one location
• Ofsted focused visit completed following last years inspection and noted to be improving as a LA

At SW Locums you will benefit from:

  • Promotion 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.