safeguarding social worker in blackpool

posted
job type
contract
salary
£ 34 per hour
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job details

posted
location
blackpool, north west
job category
social care
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 34 per hour
experience
Children services
reference number
QSW77234
phone
0131 2400887
apply now

job description

Are you a committed Qualified Social Worker? Do you have a passion for providing first-class Children's Services?
We have a fantastic Locum Social Work Opportunity within a Children's Safeguarding Team in the Blackpool area.



Benefits:

*A dedicated consultant - one point of contact
*CPD/Training via an e-learning online portal
*A weekly payroll
*Competitive pay rates
*Work within a top local authority
*Updates on locum posts within your locality
*Up to £300 for referring a friend or colleague (T&Cs apply)



Responsibilities:

*As social worker within safeguarding, you will be joining a dynamic and rejuvenated team where you will be assessing and supporting families through some of the most complex times of their lives.
*You will be expected to understand risk and work with a variety of agencies to reduce risk around children in times of need.
*As a safeguarding social worker, you will have a mixture of casework, relating to children in need, child protection and court work. You will be supported by your practice development manager and team manager as required.



To be considered for the Social Worker role you must:

*Have 1-3 years experience within a similar social work setting
*Manage full and complex case loads
*Be child-focused and able to implement relationship-based and systemic-based practices
*Have a good knowledge of the issues and risks faced by children in care, and the procedures to manage these
*Work well individually and within a team, as well as working a duty rota



To avoid missing out on this fantastic opportunity, please apply today or call Lynne Mackenzie on 0330 0248 775 for more information.

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.

skills

caring

qualification

university

educational requirements

BA in social work