Qualified Social Worker - MASH

Qualified Social Worker – MASH – Sutton

Role: Qualified Social Worker
Location: Sutton
Team: MASH
Pay:  up to £37 per hour
Contract: Full-Time Locum
In the office: Hybrid

Are you a dedicated and experienced Qualified Social Worker looking to make a real difference in children's services? The London Borough of Sutton is seeking passionate professionals like you to join their dynamic MASH (Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub) 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 positively impacts the lives of children and families


  • Conducting initial assessments and gathering information to make informed decisions regarding the safeguarding of children
  • Working closely with multi-agency partners, including health, education, and law enforcement, to ensure a coordinated approach to child protection
  • Analyzing and interpreting complex information to identify risks and needs
  • Providing timely and accurate reports and recommendations based on assessment findings
  • Liaising with other social work teams to ensure smooth transitions and continuity of care for children and families
  • Responding to referrals and inquiries efficiently and effectively


  • Qualified Social Worker registered with Social Work England
  • Proven experience in child protection and safeguarding 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 Sutton: The London Borough of Sutton is committed to delivering high-quality services to its diverse community. The MASH Team plays a crucial role in safeguarding children and ensuring their welfare by providing timely and effective responses to concerns. This team is dedicated to making a difference and offers a supportive environment for social workers to thrive.

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

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