Southend Child Protection Social Worker SW0901

  • Type: Temporary
  • Location: South East
  • Role: Rolling temp contract
  • Salary: to £36 per hour
  • Reference: SW0901
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SW Locums’ client at Southend is looking for a passionate and dedicated locum Social Worker to provide professional and comprehensive casework to a caseload (Average of 17 -20) of children and young people within the long term children’s social work teams.

You will be developing and maintaining relationships with children and families who require a longer term social work intervention including those subject to child protection plans, complex child in need, PLO/Pre Proceedings and, if required, within the court arena.

You need to provide an efficient and cost effective service to children, young people and their families, ensuring that the needs of the children and their parents/carers are professionally assessed.

Investigate, evaluate and analyse information on cases, demonstrating clarity of assessment, reliability of information, evidences conclusions and realistic action plans.

The quality of practice will be supported by regular supervision.

Training opportunities, tools and resources readily available to assist in the day to day work.  Nowhere else will you gain as much experience on the job, making us a sought-after place to work.

Benefits of working with SW Locums:

  • You will receive the support and knowledge of your own personal experienced consultant 24/7
  • Knowledge that your requirement and recruitment process will be managed by a vastly experienced, supportive and dedicated consultant
  • Free Enhanced DBS completed upon registration in a role
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Fastest Payments available
  • Recommend a friend scheme – Receive up to £500 per successful referral*
  • Secure your own role? and place it via SW Locums to receive £350 for bringing the business to SW Locums*
  • Free on-going training opportunities and funding upon placement.


Must have proven experience working in Children’s Services
Degree or equivalent in social work
Current Social Work England registration
Significant senior level frontline experience within Children’s Services
Must be eligible to work in the UK

This Social Worker job is advertised by Sean Wood; if you are interested in this position please click above to Apply Now button above now.

SW Locums is an Equal Opportunities employer and follow the Government Guidelines on ensuring safety of all during the risk of Covid-19.

*Terms and conditions are applicable to the recommend a friend and secure your own role scheme


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