Locum Social Worker - Child Protection & Assessment

Charles Hunter Associates
Up to 29.50 GBP Hourly
09 Sep 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Charles Hunter Associates are currently seeking an experienced Qualified Social Worker to join Croydon Council's Front-line Child Protection and Assessment Service.

The MASH (Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub) is the first port of call for professionals or members of the public who have concerns or worries about a child. Our aim is to clarify the needs of the child and agree who is best placed to help.

Where it is agreed a social care assessment is needed, our assessment teams carry out child protection enquiries and investigations, and child and family assessments. The team works closely with Early Help services, partner agencies, and internal children's social care teams to make sure that the children have the right response at the right time.

The Council are pleased to provide a modern office environment, flexible and remote working and manageable caseloads.

Why choose Charles Hunter Associates?

  • Your own dedicated specialist consultant
  • Access to the widest variety of social work jobs across 180 authorities and private organisations throughout the UK
  • Prompt and reliable payroll which runs weekly
  • Free access to our online social work training portal with CPD materials - worth GBP500 a year
  • Competitive hourly pay rate
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • GBP250 referral fee if you refer a friend or colleague looking for work

You must have:

  • HCPC registration
  • Clear, Enhanced DBS
  • Minimum of 2 years post-qualifying experience
  • Assessment experience
  • Competitive hourly rate from GBP29.50 per hour

If you wish apply or would like a detailed Job Description, please contact Helen Rudd on or . Alternatively, you can apply through the website. Managers are looking to interview shortly, so please do not hesitate to give me a call!