qualified social worker - early help in bury

11 April 2019
lynne mackenzie, randstad care
job type
£ 21.76 per hour
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bury, north west
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
working hours
£ 21.76 per hour
Children services
reference number
lynne mackenzie, randstad care
0330 0248 775
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job description

Are you a committed Qualified Social Worker?

Do you have a passion for providing first-class Children's Services?

We have a fantastic Level 2 locum social work opportunity based within an Early Help Team in the Bury area.
Social Workers within the Early Help Team undertake ongoing assessments of need at an early help level.


* A dedicated consultant - one point of contact
* Ongoing CPD/Training via our e-learning online portal
* Weekly payroll
* Competitive pay rates
* Work for a top local authority
* Weekly mailers keeping you up to date with locum posts within your locality
* Up to £300 for referring a friend or colleague (T&Cs apply)


* Working alongside partner agencies, taking into account family functioning (experiences of children, young people and parents);
* Identifying appropriate interventions for families that will improve outcomes and de-escalate concerns
* Working intensively with families within the home and community
* Ensuring children and young people are listened to and practice is focused on their needs and experiences, particularly where they cannot represent themselves

To be considered for the Social Worker ideally you will have:

* 1-3 years' experience within a similar setting
* HCPC registration
* Experience of working well within a team or individually
* Experience of writing clear, concise and robust reports
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* The ability to make good decisions based on the information available
* The ability to develop effective relationships with other professionals

To avoid missing out on this fantastic opportunity please apply today, or for more information call Lynne Thomson on 0330 0248 775.

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