SW Locums are looking to recruit the services of a Qualified Social Worker frontline Child Protection Service in Southend. This is a role in vibrant team operating with Children’s Social Care Services of the Council. With offices overlooking the Thames Estuary, this is a wonderful environment to be over the summer months.
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with knowledge, understanding and experience of identifying the right placement for children in care and young care leavers.
All Applicants will need to registered social worker with Social Work England.
You will have a manageable caseload and the benefit of flexible working.
You will be a key player in bringing professionals together and achieving agreements in high quality placements for our children and young people.
You will need to have good organisational skills and ability to assess and understand the needs of the children and the young people in order to identify suitable placements.
The care leavers are also priority for the placements service and we always provide the highest quality of accommodation for them. In some cases you will help the allocated children’s social worker carry out their role regarding the above and work alongside them.
You will share and offer support to the team and other colleagues across the service.
At SW Locums you will benefit from working for an agency established for over 11 years and with over 50years social work experience.
you will also receive: