qualified social worker - children with disabilities in burnley

job type
£ 20 per hour
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job details

burnley, lancashire
job category
social care
job type
£ 20 per hour
reference number
0330 0248 775
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job description

Do you have have experience of working with children with disabilities? Are you an qualified social worker? Looking to take on an exciting new opportunity and progress your career? If so our client wants to hear from you.

Randstad Care is currently recruiting for a fantastic new role for a Social Worker within a Children With Disabilities Team on behalf of Lancashire County Council. The contract is for 6 months with the strong possibility of extension. The pay rate for this role is between £20 - £25 per hour.

At Randstad we are able to offer:

-Competitive hourly pay rates
-Reliable Weekly payroll
-Dedicated one to one consultant
-Weekly mailers relevant to you and your market
-Fantastic referral scheme offering £300 per referral

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

-Providing a clear and accurate assessment of a child and his/her family's needs in line with statutory guidance
-Providing focused and purposeful social work interventions with explicit aims and objectives about desired outcomes within the context of managing risk to children
-Building a professional relationship with children and their families and to use that relationship to safeguard children and promote positive outcomes
-Taking responsibility and be accountable for all work undertaken as directed by the Consultant Social Worker
-Working purposefully with other agencies to promote positive outcomes for children and their families

In order to be considered for this role, you should have:

-1 years experience of working in children's services as a Social Worker
-A clean driving licence and a access to own vehicle
-HCPC registration and valid Enhanced DBS
-A Social Work Degree/Masters/CCETSW

If you feel you have the experience to take on the above opportunity please apply below. For further details or a discreet discussion, please contact Andrew Paterson on 0330 0248 775.

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.


report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc)



educational requirements

BA in social work