qualified social worker - children in need in oldham

31 May 2019
marc kustra, randstad care
job type
£ 19.98 - £ 25 per hour
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oldham, north west
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
working hours
£ 19.98 - £ 25 per hour
Children services
reference number
marc kustra, randstad care
0330 0248 775
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job description

Are you a Qualified Social Worker with experience of working within Children and Family services?

Are you looking for a new opportunity?

Randstad is seeking an experienced Social Worker to work with a large client in the Oldham area. This is a full-time role to join a Children in Need Team and will see you join a strong and supportive environment where constant support will be available throughout. You can expect the contract to run for a minimum of 3 months with a good possibility to get extended.

Randstad Care is able to offer the successful candidate:

Competitive pay rates
First access to social work positions in over 35 councils in the North West of England
Reliable Weekly payroll
Supportive one to one consultant
Weekly mailers relevant to you and your market
Fantastic referral scheme offering £300 per referral

The successful candidate(s) will be responsible for:

Safeguarding children in care to undertake individual case and thematic audits
Assessment, case planning, service provision and review
Delivering complex assessments
Implementing knowledge and understanding of current issues in social work practice including assessment, court work and packages of care

To be considered for the role, you must:

Have a minimum of 12 months' post-qualifying social work experience in a similar setting
Hold a relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
Be HCPC registered and hold a valid DBS

Should you have any further questions regarding the role above, or want to inquire about another role specific to what you're looking for, please contact Marc Kustra on 0330 0248 775 for a confidential chat.

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.


be able to manage challenging situations



educational requirements

BA in social work