• Contract
  • Berkshire, UK
  • £36 - £38 per hour GBP / Hour

NonStop Consulting

Nonstop Care is working with a well-established local authority in Berkshire Area that is looking for an experienced social worker to join their Looked-after Children Team.

If you have experience in statutory social work with Looked After Children, a clear understanding of current legislation, and the desire to go the extra mile for vulnerable children, then this role is for you. Join a supportive team and enjoy the opportunity for personal and professional growth.

Benefits:

  • ASAP start/ interview

  • Ongoing, stable contract

  • Competitive pay of up £38/hr

  • Work-life balance and flexible working options

  • Supportive team and management

  • Great learning environment

Your Responsibilities:

  • Investigate allegations of harm or neglect under s47 Children Act 1989 when required.

  • Provide an efficient and effective service to children, young people, and their families, ensuring professional assessment of their needs and timely interventions.

  • Prepare and submit written reports, including child protection conference reports and legal reports for care proceedings.

  • Attend group supervision sessions and engage in continuous professional development.

  • Ensure all case management complies with statutory requirements and the Council’s policies and procedures.

Requirements:

  • Hold a professional Social Work qualification and registration (SWE)

  • Have the ability to assess and manage risk, with a focus on service-users’ safety and well-being

  • Post-qualified experience ideally across Children in Care and/or Child protection

  • Clear, Enhanced DBS

  • Full, clear driving license

Apply Now:

Express your interest by submitting an up-to-date copy of your CV today to [email protected]

Telephone interviews will take place as and when strong candidates become available

We at NonStop are committed to connecting you with top employers and providing meaningful careers in the Health Service!

If this role is not quite right for you but you would like to have a conversation about other roles please contact 02079402100 and ask for Zain, as we specialise in Health & Social Care recruitment across the UK.

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