Social Worker, £34ph, Fostering, Cornwall

Social Worker, £34ph, Fostering, Cornwall

Posted 4 weeks ago


Social Worker, £34ph, Fostering, Cornwall
Pertemps are recruiting for a qualified and experienced Social Worker to join the Fostering Team in West Cornwall, covering statutory visits, carers reviews and assessments. The postholder will deliver effective frontline services that safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young people. 
Cornwall is a beautiful part of the Country whereby you can enjoy a healthy work life balance.


  • Social worker registered with Social Work England
  • Previous experience working within a social care environment
  • A proven track record of excellent practice that improves the lives of children
  • High-level written and verbal communication skills to build effective professional relationships with families and other professionals
  • Knowledge and understanding of the legislation, models, and theories relevant to children’s social work, and the ability to evidence how you have applied your learning to your practice
  • The skills to undertake assessments and to use evidence-based practice tools to support foster care and kinship care placements
  • Able to drive and have access to their own transport

This is an agency post and Pertemps can offer you:

  • A Dedicated consultant who has access to all roles across the UK and is available for you to speak to
  • 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 Aishah Hassan on for more information
We recruit across all areas of Qualified Social Work. If you are a Social Worker and this isn’t the role for you, contact us about other roles including IRO, BIA, MASH, LAC Children’s Social Work, Adult Social Work, Service Manager, Head of Service, Team Manager and Assistant Team Manager