Qualified Senior Social Worker – LAC - Midlands
Role: Qualified Senior Social Worker
Team: LAC Team
Pay: up to £33.30 per hour
Contract: Full-Time Locum
In the office: Hybrid
Are you looking for a meaningful and rewarding role? Are you passionate about making a difference to young lives?
We are recruiting a Looked After Children Worker in the West Midlands. This is a fantastic opportunity to have a positive impact on the lives of vulnerable young people.
The successful candidate will be responsible for providing high-quality care for Looked After Children. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years' experience working with vulnerable children, an NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care or equivalent and a full driving license.
The successful candidate must have excellent communication skills and be able to demonstrate a commitment to the highest standards of care. They must also be able to work on their own initiative and work as part of a team.
The Looked After Children Worker will provide tailored, person centred care and support, ensuring the emotional, social, physical and educational needs of the children are met and their rights are respected. The successful candidate will also be responsible for managing the day-to-day activities of the children, which includes taking them to school, leisure activities, appointments, and other activities.
This role will require the successful candidate to have an understanding of safeguarding and child protection issues, and the ability to be able to identify and respond to any potential risks. The candidate must also be able to work in a fast-paced and changing environment and be able to manage challenging behaviour.
This role offers the successful candidate the chance to make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable young people and provide them with a safe and secure environment. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with a dedicated and passionate team, and the chance to develop their skills and experience.
If this role appeals to you and you meet the criteria, please send your CV and a covering letter to our recruitment team.
We look forward to hearing from you!
If you want to know more about this LAC role in the Midlands, give Emily Cooper a call on 01635 226350.
Oh, and if you pass our details onto a friend and we place them, we are paying a massive £300 referral bonus for successful placements (Terms and conditions apply)