Emergency Duty Team - Social Worker

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Role:  Qualified Social Worker

Location:  Plymouth

Team: Emergency Duty Team

Pay:  £48

Contract:  Full Time Locum

In the office: Flexible Hybrid Working

We are working with a Local Authority in Plymouth that is looking for a Qualified Social Workers to join their flourishing Initial Response Team Service in Childrens Services.

They need a Qualified Social Worker that is ready to help vulnerable children and their families really succeed and affect change. This Local Authority is known for its beautiful location and highly supportive management that are always there to lend a hand to their Qualified Social Workers. Lots of opportunities for progression and the option to go permanent should you wish!

As a member of the Initial Response Team, you will play a vital role in completing assessments and providing support to children and families in need. Your expertise and commitment will contribute to ensuring the safety and well-being of children, while also promoting positive outcomes for families. To excel in this role, you will need to have a strong background in social work, with experience in child protection. You should possess excellent assessment and communication skills, allowing you to effectively engage with families and gather relevant information. Your ability to work collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team will be crucial in providing holistic support to families.

In addition to your experience, we are looking for individuals who are empathetic, resilient, and able to work well under pressure. You should have a genuine passion for improving the lives of children and families, and a commitment to upholding the highest standards of professional practice. In return for your dedication and hard work, you will also have the chance to work flexible hours, promoting a healthy work-life balance.

You will need to have at least 2 years of experience in Childrens Services to be eligible for this post in Plymouth for a Qualified Social Worker within Initial Response Team.

You will also need:

•             Social Work England Registration
•             Social Work Qualification
•             Right to Work in the UK

Why use Sheldon Phillips to find your next role? It's simple really - we aren't pushy or too needy.....we know that what you want is to be listened to! You want an agency that will pro-actively look for what you want to do, rather than us focussing on the roles that will benefit us financially.

That's why we have been so successful, because this is YOUR job search, not ours.

If you want to know more about this Qualified Social Worker role in Plymouth, give Fred a call on 01635 226350

Oh, and if you pass our details onto a friend and we place them, we are paying a massive £300 referral bonus for successful locum placements and up to £500 for permanent placements! (Terms and conditions apply)