Childrens Social Worker – Somerset

Childrens Social Worker - Somerset

Posted 4 weeks ago


Childrens Social Worker – Somerset      
Assessment Team – based in Sedgemoor
Rate: up to £38 per hour
We are recruiting for motivated qualified social worker to join our busy team. This role is with one of the UK’s highest performing local authorities, serving as one of the best places to live and work in.
This is a qualified social worker role requiring you to be SWE registered and to have relevant experience within childrens services.
You will be completing the Child and Family Assessments with families who have just been referred to Children’s Social Care, and working with the family until they are either stepped down to alternative services, or transfer to our Safeguarding teams to be supported for longer.
Manageable caseloads let you be the innovative and creative social worker you want to be – undertaking direct work with children and young people to hear their voice and understand their experiences. You will work with parents and the wider family network, with access to Family Group Conferencing, to support them to identify strengths, tackle problems and change interactions and behaviours. With skilled Team Managers, you’ll be well supported with regular and reflective group and personal supervision.
What we can offer you:

  • Friendly and supportive teams, made up of staff with a range of experience, focused on improving outcomes for children and supporting children wherever possible to remain within their families
  • Regular and good quality CPD and training
  • We’re supporting flexible working arrangements and our offices meet the Covid-19 Secure standards. Up-to-date technology is provided to help you stay connected to your team and manager through virtual meetings, team check-ins and service sessions.

This is an agency post and Pertemps can offer you.

  • An easy registration process (all done online)
  • Referral schemes and incentives
  • Ongoing compliance managed for you
  • Prompt and reliable payroll and lots more

Please contact Joe Thomas-Samuels on 07860876427 or for more information.