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£22,183 - £24,491 per year (pro rata)
We are on the hunt for a dynamic and passionate person to join our team as a Housing Support Worker.
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West Yorkshire 19.48 miles
£32 - £35 per hour
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Job description

Job Title - Qualified Social Worker : Looked After Children (LAC)

Location - Calderdale

Job Type - Contract

Duration - 3 months +

Pay Rate - £32 - £35 p/h

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced qualified Social Worker to take the next step in their professional career with a well established local authority. The role will involve joining a busy, fast paced team whose paramount objective is always a child's wellbeing and safety.

The role will involve -

  • Ensuring that children placed in the care of the council have all their emotional, educational and social needs met
  • Meeting statutory deadlines for placement reviews
  • Liaising with foster parents and home managers in ensuring placements are secure
  • Investigating any concerns of neglect or abuse
  • Managing any legal duties involving court orders on behalf of the council
  • Working with children and their families in ensuring the family unit remains together where possible
  • Supervising and arranging family contact
  • Implementing and reviewing pathway plans
  • Advocating meetings
  • Court work and final evidence

What we require from you -

  • Suitable candidates must be a qualified social worker (DipSw, CSw etc..) and have at least two years relevant post qualification experience working within the UK
  • You must be fully registered with the HCPC
  • Able to provide five years worth of referencing
  • All appointments are subject to DBS clearances

If you are interested in this position or would like more information on other QSW roles please send your CV now and we will contact successful applicants within 72 hours.

Eden Brown Synergy has been established since 1997 and is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and care professionals. Working with Eden Brown Synergy offers you -

  • An honest and personal service from a dedicated team with over twenty years combined social work recruitment experience.
  • Access to a wide selection of social worker vacancies across the UK
  • Excellent, competitive pay rates
  • Weekly payroll service for both PAYE and Umbrella
  • Free DBS and DBS renewal for all working candidates
  • An excellent refer 'a friend / colleague' scheme, which can earn you up to £400 for every placed referral.

Don't forget...Eden Brown Synergy offers a £200 referral bonus for Social Workers. If this role isn't for you but you know someone suitable, ask them to get in touch. £200 could be on it's way to you! Your expert recruitment consultant is Rhys Berryman, call today on 0113 220 7540 or email [email protected] Eden Brown Synergy is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Eden Brown Synergy is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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Posted on: 09 November 2021
Closing date: 07 December 2021
Job ref: 2862041454
Tags: Social Work
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