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Social Worker - Special Guardianship Team

London Borough of Southwark is looking for an experienced Social Worker to join their Fostering Team.


This is a Locum Social Work role.


The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in a Fostering Team and have previously completed SGOs, Reg 24 processes and presented cases at Fostering Panel.


Benefits for you as a Supervising Social Worker:



  • Competitive Pay Rate: £32.00

  • Hybrid Working Model

  • Easily accessible via car or public transport

  • Part-time applications welcome


Your responsibilities as a Supervising Social Worker:



  • Assessments of connected carers (Regulation 24)

  • Assessment of prospective Special Guardianship Carers

  • Providing outstanding level of support to foster carers and children in care

  • Ability to complete assessments within statutory time frames

  • Provide assessments for SGO cases in compliance with court expectations

  • Confidence when presenting to the foster panel


Requirements of you as a Supervising Social Worker:



  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • Have competent knowledge and experience as a Social Worker on a Fostering or Kinship Team

  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is required


Location: Southwark, London


Umbrella pay rate: £32.00


PAYE payment options available also



Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jordan Peat on 0118 948 5555 or email jpeat@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details



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