Qualified Social Worker - Assessment and Intervention

Qualified Social Worker – Assessment and Intervention – London Brough of Merton

Role: Qualified Social Worker
Location:  London Brough of Merton
Team: Assessment and Intervention
Pay:  up to £38.50 per hour
Contract: Full-Time Locum
OFSTED: Outstanding
In the office: 3 days a week, 2 days working from home

Are you a passionate and dedicated Qualified Social Worker looking for a challenging yet rewarding role in children's services? The London Borough of Merton is seeking experienced professionals like you to join their dynamic Assessment and Intervention Team.


  1. Supportive team environment with opportunities for professional growth
  2. Hybrid work model: Blend of office-based and remote work
  3. Varied caseload focusing on assessment and intervention
  4. Meaningful work making a positive impact on children and families


  • Conducting assessments and investigations in child protection cases
  • Developing and implementing intervention plans to support families in crisis
  • Collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams to ensure the safety and well-being of children
  • Providing support and guidance to children and families at risk
  • Advocating for children's rights and promoting positive outcomes


  • Qualified Social Worker registered with Social Work England
  • Experience in Assessment and Intervention within Children's Services
  • Strong assessment and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and manage a varied caseload

About the London Borough of Merton: Situated in South London, the London Borough of Merton is committed to providing high-quality services to its diverse community. The Assessment and Intervention Team plays a crucial role in safeguarding children and supporting families, making it an ideal place for social workers passionate about making a difference.

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If you want to know more about this Qualified Social Worker role in the London Borough of Merton, give Rhys Rafferty a call on 01635 226350.

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