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Social Worker - Leaving Care

A Local Authority in Lancashire is looking for a Social Worker to join their Leaving Care Team.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in a transitions environment.

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 Child Leaving Care Social Worker:

  • Very competitive pay rate of up to £41.00 per hour

  • Great work life balance and non-frontline work

  • Hybrid working scheme

  • Parking available

  • Easily accessible by public transport or driving

Your responsibilities as a Leaving Care Social Worker:

  • Role dealing with young adults between ages 16-18 leaving the care system

  • Create a Pathway Plan to prepare young adults for adulthood

  • Work alongside partner agencies to secure housing, work and access to benefits for users

  • Maintain case records and complete face to face visits with service users

Requirements of you as a Child Leaving Care Social Worker:

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

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • A valid UK driving licence

Location: North-West England, Lancashire

Umbrella pay rate: up to £41.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Will Rock on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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