Social Workers West Essex SW9889

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: Essex
  • Role: Ongoing
  • Salary: to £40 per hour
  • Reference: SW9889
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SW Locums are seeking Qualified social workers with exceptional UK experience and right to work in the UK. To work in the Family Support and Protection team in West Essex.

Excellent pay up to £40 per hour + 45 mileage for work related travel.

Must be registered with Social Work England

Must drive and have a car and be post ASYE, have a DIPSW, CQSW, CSS or equivalent.

Ideally this will be backed up by post-qualification experience as a children’s social worker however we could consider a social worker with transitional skills.

Please note this role will be offered on an ongoing temporary basis as an interim appointment.

This Council have not only been named Outstanding by Ofsted, they have been crowned Social Work Employer of the Year for the second time in the last three years!

Family Support & Protection

The Family Support and Protection (FS&P) teams work with families on Child in Need & Child Protection plans to promote sustainable change.

FS&P Social Workers are responsible for building positive relationships with families using systemic and strengths based social work approaches. The work is varied and involves working with Public Law Outline (PLO), Court work including S.7 report and when necessary, taking families into proceedings and some Special Guardianship Order (SGO) assessments.

Through regular reflective supervision and access to CPD/Training from the Essex Social Care Academy a BASW accredited CPD provider you will be encouraged to be creative and innovative in the direct work you undertake with families. We believe that giving families a supportive environment, encouragement and insight helps them to navigate and achieve change. This means we can say goodbye to families knowing they have to tools to sustain change.

This is a great opportunity to join a friendly, stable, and dedicated team. If you have a warm and caring personality, are organised, feel passionate about supporting children and their families, believe in a strength-based approach, can work within given timescales, and have a good sense of humour, you’ll fit in well within this supportive and experienced service.

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 *
* Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme.