qsw - pres - fostering in preston

posted
18 July 2018
contact
andrew paterson, randstad care
job type
contract
salary
£ 24 - £ 26 per hour
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posted
location
preston, north west
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 24 - £ 26 per hour
experience
Fostering & Adoption
reference number
Fostering Tside
contact
andrew paterson, randstad care
phone
0330 0248 775
apply now

job description

Are you looking for your next locum social work role? Do you have a proven track record as a fostering Social Worker? Fancy working in a team that is fun and supportive?



If so our client requires a Social Worker to join there fostering team based in Preston. This is an initial 3-6 month contract. Pay rate for this position will be up to £26 per hour. Full time candidates only will be considered for this role.



Benefits:

-Competitive Pay rates
-Dedicated one to one consultant
-Impartial Career advice, Interview preparation, Exclusive opportunities
-Weekly mailers relevant to you and your market
-Fantastic referral scheme offering £300 per successful candidate/friend referral



Key responsibilities:

-Undertaking reg 24
-Undertaking viability and full connected carers assessments
-Previous fostering experience and informed of relevant legislation
-Knowledge of children protection legislation
-Carry a case load of 6 full connected carers and 2 viabilities
-To prepare and present information (both written and oral) to Panels the Court
-Know and understanding of child protection legislation and connected carers
-Attending Final Care Planning Meetings
-Relevant legislation such as SGO and CAO



Requirements:

-Social Work qualification
-Experience of working within the fostering teams as a social worker
-Registration with the HCPC
-Enhanced DBS disclosure
-Access to own vehicle and Business car insurance



If you know some one who might be a good fit for this role Refer them on and get £300.(T&C*)

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.

skills

work well under pressure

qualification

university

educational requirements

BA in social work