Qualified Senior Social Worker - Looked After Children

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Role: Qualified Senior Social Worker 
Location: West Midlands
Team: Looked After Children Team
Pay: £33.30 per hour
Contract: Full-Time Contract
In the office: Hybrid

Unlock your potential as a Senior Social Worker and become an integral part of a dedicated Looked After Children team within a highly regarded local authority in the West Midlands. This role not only offers a competitive hourly rate of £33.30 but also the chance to make a tangible difference in the lives of children and young people.

The local authority is celebrated for its 'Good' OFSTED rating, a testament to the quality of care and support provided. As a Senior Social Worker in this team, your expertise will be pivotal in maintaining and enhancing this standard of excellence.

With an average caseload of around 20, you will have the capacity to give each case the attention it deserves. Regular visits, scheduled every 3-4 weeks, will allow you to build meaningful relationships and ensure the best outcomes for the children under your care.

Candidates should possess the following:

- A qualification in Social Work and registration with Social Work England.
- Significant experience in a similar role, particularly within a Looked After Children team.
- A deep understanding of the challenges faced by children in care and a commitment to their wellbeing.
- Excellent communication and organisational skills, with the ability to manage time effectively.
- A driving licence and access to a vehicle, as the role involves travel to various locations.

In return, you will receive:

- A generous hourly rate of £33.30.
- The chance to work within a supportive and dynamic team.
- The satisfaction of making a positive impact on the lives of children and young people.

To explore this fulfilling role further, please reach out to Emily Cooper at 07902371315 or send an email to ecooper@sheldon-phillips.com. Your enquiry will be handled with the utmost confidentiality and professionalism. This is not just a role, but a chance to be a beacon of hope in the lives of young individuals.