Social Worker LAC & Leaving Care

  • Location

    Bath, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Public Sector

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  • Salary:

    Pay depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Sam Wade

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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OneTrue are recruiting for a committed Social Worker to work full time within the Children in Care and Moving On Team based in Keynsham. 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 Social Worker role is pay depending on experience (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 Social Worker

* Degree or equivalent in social work

* Current HCPC registration

* Assessments

* Interpersonal

* IT literate

* Risk management.


Specific Role Information

To carry out the duties and responsibilities of the Children Act 1989, Children Act 2004 and other relevant legislation.


b) To establish and implement service and care plans for children and their families in accordance with local and national procedures.


c) To manage a caseload which may include children and families with complex needs and require multi-agency co-ordination


d) To maintain electronic client records systems in accordance with departmental procedures.


e) To maximise life chances for Children in Need and Children Looked After.


f) To contribute to Team Plans and the achievement of agreed targets for Children in Need, Child Protection, Children Looked After and care leavers.


g) To participate in training and staff Protection and Children Looked After.


h) Development in accordance with Personal Development Plans agreed during Performance Review.


i) To adhere to and promote BANES Equal Opportunities Policy and adopt practices that are inclusive and anti-discriminatory.



The Social Worker vacancy is managed by Sam Wade; 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.