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Connected Persons Social Worker

West Sussex County Council is looking for a Social Worker to join their Connected Persons Team.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in a fostering 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 Connected Persons Social Worker:

  • Very competitive pay rate of up to £38.00 p/h

  • Overall “Good” Ofsted

  • Dealing with positive outcomes for children

  • Hybrid working

  • Easily accessible by public transport or driving

Your responsibilities as a Connected Persons Social Worker:

  • Completing assessments of family members or friends as potential carers for children known to them e.g.

    fostering assessments, SGO assessments and viability assessments

  • Provide detailed analysis of assessments that will be presented in Court

  • Work co-operatively with colleagues and in partnership across agency boundaries

  • Participate in a Duty rota

Requirements of you as a Connected Persons Social Worker:

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

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • A valid UK driving license

Location: South-East England, West Sussex

Umbrella pay rate: up to £38.00 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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