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Senior Social Worker - Child Protection - Kent

Role: Senior Social Worker Location: Kent Type: Contract Ref: 170

Job Description

Senior Social Worker – Child Protection – Chatham

Role:  Senior Social Worker
Location:  Kent
Team:  Child Protection
Pay:  Up to £39 per hour
Contract:  Full Time Locum


We are working closely with Medweay Council who are currently looking for a Senior Social Worker to join their Child Protection team in Children’s Services.  After a sustained level of stability and permanent Senior Teams being established, now is a great time to join Medway Council.

As a Senior Social Worker on the Child Protection team in Medway, you will need to have at least 1 year post qualifying experience in a similar team or have completed an ASYE. However, to qualify for the higher rate of pay, you must have completed "Signs of Safety" training, plus have a minimum of 3-4 years Safeguarding experience.

To be considered as a Senior Social Worker for this role in Medway you will also need:

Social Work England Registration 
Social Work Qualification
Recent DBS Check

You will be completing child protection investigations and will sometimes be required to attend court.  There is a duty rota in place which you will be a part of, and you will be expected to sometimes work unsociable hours as the job requires. 

As an agency, Sheldon Phillips will provide you with:

A dedicated Recruitment Consultant to personalise your job search
Market leading rates of pay
Access to a CPD training fund

If you are interested in the role as a Senior Social Worker within a Child Protection team in Medway, contact Jamie Trick on 01635 226350.

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