Stockton on Tee's Borough Council is currently looking for a Social Worker to join their Fieldwork Team North. The team is based in Stirling House, Thornaby & is offering a three month contract with the view to extend.The role offers competitive pay and an immediate start for the right person.Stockton offers:Offering flexible working, incorporating consolidated working (e.g. working 9 out of 10 days (74 hours)Designated working areaFree access to our in-house training facilitiesClear progression routesAccess to their own IT equipment which can be used both in the office and remotely.Ample free parking available for all staff at this office.Benefits of Randstad£150 to any new social workers who join Randstad after 12 weeks in an assignment£300 worth of vouchers for anyone who refers a social worker over to us https://www.randstad.co.uk/refer-a-friend/Offer £150 to any social workers who source their own job and refer to the agency (you will receive after completing 4 weeks)Access to over 30 courses - free of charge- keep your CPD up to date every yearAccess to Happi App - where you get access to discounts to shopsA committed & dedicated consultantResponsibilitiesManaging a caseload of children in need, child protection and court cases.Ability to work in partnership with both children and their familiesAbility to work alongside other key practitioners planning for the best interest of childrenWork to a high standard of practiceAbility to problem solve liaising with other professional bodies where appropriateUndertaking Safeguarding enquiriesSetting & maintaining high standardsComplete in-depth reports in both a timely and analytically manner.The successful candidate mustBe passionate about improving the lives of young children & their familiesBe a qualified social workerBe HCPC registeredHave excellent skills and knowledge in the completion of Single AssessmentsHave experience in managing Child Protection cases, cases within both Private and Public Proceedings and knowledge of the Public Law Outline.If you wish to apply for this role or would like to discuss other opportunities available within social care please contact Ethan Proud on 01912111382https://www.linkedin.com/in/ethan-proud-a3b09217a/ Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.