Looked After Children Social Worker (LAC) - South Coast

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Frontline Are currently looking for a social Worker join a small passionate team of 7 in the South West.  You will be Joining the Looked After Children's Team where you’ll be taking on manageable caseloads currently at 18. This Council Offers an amazing training course as well as other development Opportunities.  In this role you will benefit from a competitive hourly rate (£38) whilst having the opportunity to work in a professional and vibrant environment. 

Within this role, you will work to maintain high standards of professional practice, working at all times in the best interests of children and young people, ensuring that there are clear evidence-based assessments and care plans in place on all allocated cases.

Benefits of the role as a Looked After Children Social Worker include:

  • Minimum 6month contract
  • Manageable caseloads (18)
  • Good mix of agency & permanent workers
  • Compressed working hours
  • Work phone and Laptop
  • Telephone interview
  • Flexible working week

The successful Looked After Children 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

As a Looked After Children Social Worker, you will be:

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

In return for working with Frontline, we can offer you:

  • A retention bonus scheme that rewards long term contracts
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Access to exclusive vacancies
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area
  • Flexible hours to meet your needs, full or part time
  • Recommend a friend bonus scheme

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 James.Fisher@Frontlinestaffing.co.uk

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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