Posted 9 March by Midlands Qualified Social Work Featured
Leicester City Council is seeking a Social Worker for its Adults Contact & Response team.

This is a 3-month contract initially, based in Leicester city centre.

The role is offering £29 per hour (umbrella) for a skilled and experienced Social Worker.

The role will involve the following:
• You are required to work in Contact & Response this is a busy team which is the front-door for adult social care in the city.
• The social worker’s role in the team is primarily to undertake section 42 enquiries or safeguarding procedures.
• You will be working in a quick pace environment, it is similar to doing duty or working in a hospital setting.

Requirements of the role:
• Qualified Social Worker
• Fully HCPC registered
• Social Worker must have excellent knowledge and experience of conducting section 42 investigations.
• Must have a good understanding of the MCA act, risk assessments, SAQ's and support planning.

If this isn’t the job for you, please have a think about whether you can recommend a friend or colleague – we are offering **£200** 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 & speedy registration process – we guarantee to meet you at a place & time that’s convenient for you, and everything else can be done online!
• Online timesheets & pay management
• 3 payment methods available: Umbrella, PAYE & Ltd Co
• Automatic invoicing (Umbrella & Ltd Co)
• Regular progress reports and face-to-face service reviews
• Office hours 8am-6.00pm to provide support/advice
• Substantial Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Fund to put towards training or other development
• Reed Rewards, Reed Discount Club, Holiday pay, Statutory benefits & pension (PAYE only)
• Referral/recommendation bonus paid at up to £250

If you are interested in this role please call (0121 2372642), or e-mail ( - alternatively please recommend your friends or colleagues and receive £200 if we can find them work!

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Application questions

Are you a Qualified Social Worker?
Are you fully HCPC registered?
Do you have post-qualifying experience in statutory adult social care?

Reference: 34653691

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