Childrens Senior Social Worker Senior Practitioner Social Worker - Referral & Assessment Team - Bournemouth

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Children's Senior Social Worker / Senior Practitioner / Social Worker – Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole - £31-37K – Referral and Assessment Team

Frontline are recruiting experienced children’s social workers to join a frontline Referral and Assessment team for a newly formed local authority on the South Coast. Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole are located on the picturesque South Coast. Successful Social Workers will be joining a newly-formed team, which allows you to make your mark.  This authority can offer a Skype interview next week for suitable candidates.

This role is idyllic for anyone looking to spend their summers by the coast and relocating to a lovely part of the country with an upto £8,000 relocation package.

If you are looking for an opportunity that offers a career development pathway outlined clearly by your management within a well-structured and supportive environment - then this is the role for you.

The successful Social Worker must have the ability to manage complex work within their area of expertise; short term Assessment work and excellent risk assessment skills, confident with short-term caseholding and court work.

Benefits of Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole:

  • Up to £8K relocation package
  • Pension contributions 
  • Minimum of 27 days paid annual leave, plus bank holidays
  • Mapped career progression, and extensive funding for training
  • Discounts on retail, travel and more!
  • Agile and remote working, including the provision of work laptops, phones and more

As a Referral and Assessment Team Social Worker, you will be:     

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Car Driver Essential. 

The successful Referral and Assessment Team Social Worker will have experience of:

  • Working with children on the Child Protection Plans, Looked after Children and Children in Need
  • Child protection Care proceedings
  • Court Reports
  • Working with the new Public Law Outline (PLO)
  • Section 47s
  • Core Assessments
  • Child protection meetings
  • Planned meetings
  • Case management
  • LAC Reviews
  • Conducting reviews
  • Attending LAC Reviews

If you know anyone who might be interested in the above, we are offering £500 referral bonuses for anyone we place that you introduce to us.

If this is what you are you are looking for, or you have any other questions, please do contact James Fisher on 0161 245 4488 or via email at

Frontline Staffing is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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