Qualified Social Worker - Exploitation & Edge of Care

Qualified Social Worker – Exploitation & Edge of Care – North London

Role:  Qualified Social Worker  
Location:  North London
Team: Exploitation & Edge of Care
Pay:  up to £38.50 per hour
Contract: Full-Time Locum
In the office: Hybrid

Are you a passionate and dedicated Qualified Social Worker looking to make a significant impact in children's services? A Local Authority in North London is seeking experienced professionals like you to join their dynamic Exploitation and Edge of Care Team.


  • Supportive and collaborative team environment
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression
  • Flexible working arrangements, including a mix of office-based and remote work
  • Meaningful work that makes a positive impact on the lives of children and families


  • Managing cases of children and young people at risk of exploitation or on the edge of care
  • Conducting thorough assessments to identify risks and needs
  • Developing and implementing intervention plans to protect and support vulnerable children and young people
  • Collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams, including health, education, and law enforcement, to ensure comprehensive care and protection
  • Providing support and guidance to children, young people, and their families
  • Preparing detailed reports and attending court proceedings when necessary


  • Qualified Social Worker registered with Social Work England
  • Proven experience in working with children at risk of exploitation or on the edge of care
  • Strong assessment, analytical, and report-writing skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and manage a diverse caseload

About the Local Authority: Situated in North London, this Local Authority is committed to delivering high-quality services to its diverse community. The Exploitation and Edge of Care Team plays a crucial role in safeguarding vulnerable children and supporting families, making it an ideal environment for social workers dedicated to making a difference.

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Interested in learning more about the Qualified Social Worker role in North London? Contact Rhys Rafferty at 01635 226350.

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