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Locum Social Worker

Leicestershire County Council is looking for a Locum Social Worker to join their Children and Families Service based in Loughborough.


The ideal Social Worker will have extensive experience working with Child in Need, Child Protection, and cases within PLO - pre-proceedings/proceedings.


Benefits for you as a Locum Social Worker:



  • Competitive pay rate of £42 per hour (umbrella)

  • Hybrid working opportunities

  • A stable contract due to the needs of the service

  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV and skillset



Your responsibilities as a Locum Social Worker:



  • Manage a caseload of 20-22 cases

  • Duty cover 1 week in 4 (1-2 days in Loughborough office)

  • Undertake Safeguarding assessments

  • Aid in the formulation of care plans for children and families

  • Ensure records are kept up to date to the highest standards

  • Work cohesively with other connected services to ensure the best possible outcomes



Requirements of you as a Locum Social Worker:



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

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Safeguarding work

  • Must have a UK Driving Licence and car



Location: Loughborough


Pay rate: £42 per hour

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Cassie Ferguson.



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