qualified social worker in accrington

28 September 2018
colette mckay, randstad care
job type
£ 28 per hour
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accrington, north west
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
working hours
£ 28 per hour
Children services
reference number
colette mckay, randstad care
0330 024 8775
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job description

Are you an experienced children's social worker seeking a new challenge? We have a vacancy for a social worker to join a MASH Team. Immediate start required!

At Randstad we are able to offer:

* Competitive pay rates.
* Reliable weekly payroll.
* Dedicated one to one consultant.
* Weekly mailers relevant to you and your experience.
* Fantastic referral scheme offering £300 per successful candidate referral.


* Be part of a multi-agency team.
* Ensure the requirements relating to Children and Young People's needs, including those who may be in need (including those in need of protection) or may be looked after are met to carry out the statutory obligations of the Directorate as part of the Local Children's Authority and in the context of central government guidelines.
* To deliver and promote the positive benefits of equality and diversity in carrying out all duties and responsibilities.
* To undertake and provide the social work assessment and support for referrals and requests for further assessment accepted by Children's Social Care and to provide any ongoing social work service based on the assessed need of Children, Young People, and their families.
* To provide a safe, thorough and professional social work response to professionals and members of the public; deal with all enquiries expediently and according to a commonly agreed safeguarding threshold.

In order to be considered for this role, you must have the following;

* Experience in Statutory Children's Social Care 'Front Door' Services, Multi-agency working, MASH
* HCPC qualified social worker.
* Skilled in reporting.
* Able to manage a varied and complex caseload effectively.
* You have worked collaboratively with partner agencies to ensure the needs of children and families are met at the appropriate level.
* Car driver is essential for this role.
* Enhanced DBS/on update service.

If you feel you have the experience for this great opportunity please apply below. For further details or a confidential discussion, please contact Colette McKay 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