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qualified social worker | lac team in preston

posted
16 April 2019
contact
andrew paterson, randstad care
job type
contract
salary
£ 37 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
£ 37 per hour
experience
Children services
reference number
CJ339743
contact
andrew paterson, randstad care
phone
0330 0248 775

job description

Are you an experienced Qualified Social Worker? Do you have experience of working with Looked After Children? Are you looking to take on an exciting new opportunity? If so, our client wants to hear from you.

Randstad Care is currently recruiting for a fantastic new role for a Social Worker within a Looked after Children's Team on behalf of Lancashire Council. The role is based in Preston and will be paid at £37 per hour.

At Randstad we are able to offer:



* Competitive hourly pay rates
* A reliable weekly payroll
* A dedicated one to one consultant
* Weekly mailers relevant to you and your market
* A fantastic referral scheme offering £300 per referral


The successful candidate will be responsible for:



* Providing advice, support and information to young people, foster carers, residential workers and others in relation to health matters
* Undertaking individual and group sessions with children and young people to reflect their health needs, ensuring they have access to information about smoking, drug taking and sexual health
* Coordinating and carrying out statutory health assessments with individual children and young people as per government guidelines
* Providing training to both foster carers, social workers and health staff on the healthcare, support and advice needed by children and young people in care


In order to be considered for this role, you should have:



* 1 years' experience of working in children's services as a Social Worker
* HCPC registration
* A relevant Social Work qualification


For further details or a discreet discussion, please contact Andrew Paterson on 0330 0248 775. Remember it pays to have friends- refer another social worker and get paid £300!

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.