Qualified Social Worker - Looked After Children - London Borough of Bexley

Qualified Social Worker – Looked After Children – London Borough of Bexley

Role:  Qualified Social Worker  
Location:  London Borough of Bexley
Team: Looked After Children
Pay:  up to £38.50 per hour
Contract: Full-Time Locum
OFSTED: Outstanding
In the office: Hybrid

Are you a dedicated and experienced Qualified Social Worker seeking a rewarding role in children's services? The London Borough of Bexley is looking for passionate professionals like you to join their dynamic Looked After Children Team.


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


  • Managing a caseload of looked after children, ensuring their safety and well-being
  • Conducting assessments and developing comprehensive care plans
  • Providing support and guidance to children and their foster families
  • Collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams to deliver holistic care
  • Advocating for the rights and needs of looked after children


  • Qualified Social Worker registered with Social Work England
  • Experience in working with looked after children within Children's Services
  • 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 London Borough of Bexley: Situated in South East London, the London Borough of Bexley is dedicated to providing high-quality services to its diverse community. The Looked After Children Team is committed to ensuring the best possible outcomes for children in care, making it an ideal place for social workers passionate about making a difference.

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

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