Qualified Social Worker


  • £25 - £28
  • Preston
  • Posted: 15/10/2018
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: V49100180

Job Details

I’m currently seeking a qualified Social Worker who is required to join the Child Protection and Court Team within Lancashire.

You will be required to take cases from the initial assessment through to final hearing. You are expected to be confident within the court arena, good with assessment writing and have the ability to work under pressure. You will be expected to manage a diverse caseload effectively and you will need to be flexible when needs be to deliver positive change to children and their families.

As a qualified Social Worker will have experience of:   

  • Liaising with other professionals 
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation 
  • Working with children on the Child Protection Register, Looked after Children and Duty and Assessment
  • Attending and giving evidence in court 
  • Working within busy authorities and able to manage a caseload effectively
  • Working with Public Law Outline (PLO) 
  • Single Assessments 
  • Chairing Child Protection conferences 
  • Child Protection meetings 
  • Case conferences 
  • Attending LAC Reviews 
As a qualified Social Worker you MUST be:    
  • HCPC registered 
  • Eligible to work in the UK 
  • Have a minimum 2 years post qualified experience
  • A full UK license holder 
 As a qualified social worker you will receive the following benefits working for Pertemps:
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
  • Networking opportunities at numerous candidate events
  • “Refer a Friend” - get £250 for each social worker you refer who Pertemps successfully place
  • “Find your own job” – get £250 for bringing your own position to Pertemps

If this is something that you are interested in please contact Vickie Farrington  today 0161 5091045 or email your CV to Vickie.farrington@pertempsmedical.co.uk


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