Children's Safeguarding Social Worker

The Lancashire County Council are looking for a Social Worker to join their Family Safeguarding Team.

This is a Locum Social Work role.


The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in a Safeguarding Team.

The key to success in this role is to be able to start a contract confidently without the need for supervision.



Benefits for you as a Family Safeguarding Social Worker:



  • Competitive pay rate of up to £41.00 per hour dependant on experience

  • Manageable caseloads

  • Family friendly employer, that allows you to balance family and work life

  • Hybrid working

  • Travel benefits: mileage paid


Your responsibilities as a Family Safeguarding Social Worker:



  • Identify and safeguard children in need

  • Manage an allocated caseload relating to the safeguarding of children

  • Ensure the needs and wishes of children are fully addressed in the assessment and planning process

  • Gather information and make judgment on whether there is a need for intervention within the continuum of need and referral recorded with Children's Social Care

  • Comply with LCC and service-specific administrative and financial procedures including the maintenance of appropriate and up-to-date records.



Requirements of you as a Family Safeguarding Social Worker:



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

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • Have competent knowledge and experience in Children's Safeguarding

  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is preferred



Location: Lancashire


PAYE payment options available also




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



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