Senior Social Worker Looked after Children

  • Location

    Ilkeston, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Public Sector

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  • Salary:

    £23.00 - £23.69 per hour + Umbrella

  • Contact:

    Craig Davis

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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OneTrue are recruiting for a committed Senior Social Worker to work full time within the Looked after Children Team based in Ilkeston. The ideal applicant will have previous experience working in the same or a similar service, be very dedicated, personable and willing to contribute positively to the team and service to ensure the best and most appropriate outcomes are delivered. Applicants must have previous experience working with UK statutory services and hold valid HCPC registration.


The pay rate for this Senior Social Worker role is £23.00 + £0.69 AWR (Umbrella Company) per hour and is an ongoing contract.


Choose OneTrue for the market leading locum package

* Free DBS and compliance service

* Access to roles first increasing chances of selection for interview

* Discounted FCSA Umbrella company rates (£10 per timesheet) available

* Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK

* "Placement Continuity Bonus" of £250 per 500 hours worked

* "Referral Bonus" £250 for each referral you make that achieves 100 hours in placement through OneTrue


Requirements of the Senior Social Worker

* Degree or equivalent in social work

* Current HCPC registration

* Relevant experience

* Experience as a Senior Social Worker


Specific Role Information

Role is within the Children and Care team in the Erewash area of Derbyshire. Worker must be able to travel. The role will be to undertake duty within the team, as well as developing and progressing care plan for looked after children.


Duty within team.

Statutory duties relating to children in care.

Court work relating to looked after children.

Developing and progressing care and pathways plans.

Direct work with children.

Knowledge of looked after procedures.

Experience of discharging care orders and rehabilitating children back to family.

Minimum of 3 years CIC experience.

Last role really needs to be Children in Care role.



The Senior Social Worker vacancy is managed by Craig Davis; if you are interested in applying for this position, please click below to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.