social worker - looked after children in bolton

posted
14 May 2019
contact
andrew paterson, randstad care
job type
temporary
salary
£ 19.98 - £ 25.02 per hour
apply now

posted
location
bolton, north west
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 19.98 - £ 25.02 per hour
experience
Children services
reference number
CJ281009
contact
andrew paterson, randstad care
phone
0330 0248 775
apply now

job description

Are you an experienced Social Worker? Do you have experience of working with a Looked After Children team? 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 Bolton Council. The contract is for 3 months with the very strong possibility of extension.

At Randstad we are able to offer:



* Competitive hourly pay rates
* Reliable Weekly payroll
* Dedicated one to one consultant
* Weekly mailers relevant to you and your market
* 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 can access relevant information about health, 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 foster carers, social workers and health staff regarding the health needs, support and advice for 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 for £300 in vouchers! (T&Cs apply)
Click here for more referral info

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.

educational requirements

BA in social work