qualified social worker - children in need in wigan

31 May 2019
marc kustra, randstad care
job type
£ 19.98 - £ 25 per hour
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wigan, 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 Wigan area. This is a full-time role with a Children in Need Team and will see you join a strong community of like-minded social workers, with constant support provided throughout the role. 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
- A reliable weekly payroll
- A supportive one-to-one consultant
- Weekly mailers relevant to you and your market
- A fantastic referral scheme offering £300 per referral

The successful candidate(s) will be responsible for:
- Safeguarding children in care, undertaking individual cases and thematic audits
- Assessing, case planning, and allocating service provision and reviews
- Delivering complex assessments
- Implementing your knowledge and understanding of current issues in social work practice

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