Social Worker - LAC (Looked After Children) Team

Southampton, Hampshire, England
Pay
£ 38 - 38 Per hour
Hours
Full time
Type
Contract
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
19 Sep 2019
Closes
17 Oct 2019

Job Description

Seven Social Care is looking for an experienced Social Worker to support a children looked after team based in Southampton. As a qualified Social Worker you will carry a caseload of looked after children concerns and will be required to attend court for care proceedings as required.

This position is ideally suited to a Social Worker with experience of Looked after children however strong candidates will be experienced as long as they are accustomed to court work. The contract on offer is initially for a 3 month period with the possibility of extension. The candidate will in return be offered up to £36ph. Candidates who are required to travel for work will in return received an allowance toward accommodation (Subject to conditions)

Roles & Responsibilities

* Handle a caseload of Looked After Children

* Attend Courts

* Handle Care Proceedings for Looked After Children

Qualifications & Experience

* Diploma or Degree in Social Work

* Registered Social Worker with HCPC

* Previous experience of LAC or Frontline Children's Work

* Experience of attending courts and preparing reports

* Full Driving Licence

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

Refer a friend, family member or colleague for £250

If you're not the perfect match for this role, but you know a Social Worker who is, help them find their dream job by referring them to Seven Social Care. As a little 'thank you' from us, you will receive £250 for every referral that is successfully placed into a new role.

Ref: 40924

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