Senior Social Worker – Children’s & Families Team

Area(s)

Location

Europe > England > South West England > Devon

Type

Locum, locum

Salary

£38.00 - £40.00 per hour

Reference

TJDEV=CP

Date Posted

March 26, 2020

Start Date

22-01-2020

Applications Close

April 25, 2020

Job Description

Medicare First are currently recruiting for an amazing opportunity for a dedicated Senior Social Worker to work in Devon.

Job summary:

  • Perform all the functions of the post in a manner consistent with current legislation and with current Social Services policies, standards and procedures as endorsed by the Senior Management Team.
  • Manage a caseload and associated administrative tasks in an efficient and effective manner and work towards managing a complex case load.
  • Undertaking Initial Assessment and Single Assessments
  • Act appropriately upon receiving referrals allocated by the team manager

What we need from you:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work
  • Current HCPC registration
  • Significant senior level frontline experience within children’s services
  • 2 years post qualified with experience within local authority Assessment or child protection teams

What Medicare First can offer you:

  • Medicare First is a first tier recruitment provider to local authorities so you will have access to opportunities before they reach many other agencies
  • Opportunity as a Medicare First worker to access continued lines of work
  • Excellent rates of pay both (Umbrella companies, Limited Company and PAYE welcomed)
  • Your own dedicated consultant who will manage your registrations through to clearance
  • Quick and Easy Registration Process

Medicare First is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.

Terms and conditions apply.

This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Medicare First operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response, due to the high volume of applications we regret that this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification from us within 30 days please take your application as not being successful this time but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.