Children's Social Worker - Child Protection & Wellbeing

Posted 3 days ago by Midlands Qualified Social Work
Devon County Council is seeking an Experienced Social Worker in the Children & Family Team. The successful candidate will work within a team of six social workers, and ATM and team manager. The held caseload includes child in need, child protection, court proceedings work. They will need to be able to manage a complex caseload, produce good quality assessments and reports, form good relationships with children and their families. The office is based in Tiverton so there is the opportunity to regularly work from home and hot desk. The case load varies between 15 to 20 children per social worker, the work includes working with children and families who need support at child in need and children in need of protection, which does include escalating cases to PLO and working within the court arena. This is a full time position based in Tiverton, paying £31 per hour (umbrella).

Requirements for the role:
• Qualified Social Worker
• Fully HCPC registered
• Must have experience in this type of role

If this isn’t the job for you, please have a think about whether you can recommend a friend or colleague – we are offering up to **£250** per successful recommendation.

Register with Reed for the first time or return to us after 6 months or more, secure this post or another with our agency and we’ll reward you with £100 vouchers (Restaurant, Spa, High Street – your choice!!)

Please also remember we offer a substantial CPD fund!! Our Social Workers utilise their funds for training courses, books or to fund their trips to conferences and other relevant events. This can often be £500 depending on hours/days worked.

Reed benefits:
- Dedicated expert Consultant
- A smooth and speedy registration process - we guarantee to meet you at a place and time that is convenient for you, and everything else can be done online
- Online timesheet & pay management
- 3 payment methods available: Umbrella, PAYE & Ltd Company
- Automatic invoicing (Umbrella & Ltd Co)
- Regular progress reports and face-to-face service reviews
- Office hours 8am-6pm to provide support/advice
- Substantial Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Fund to contribute towards training or other development
- Reed Rewards, Reed Discount Club, Holiday Pay (PAYE only), Statutory benefits and pension (PAYE only)
- Referral/recommendation bonus paid up to £250 per referral

If you are interested please call 0121 237 2642 or email alex.spooner@reedglobal.com – alternatively please recommend your friends or colleagues and receive £250 if we find them work!

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Application questions

Are you a Qualified Social Worker?
Are you fully HCPC registered?
Do you have Post Qualifying Experience in same and similar setting?

Reference: 34765204

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