Social Worker - Children-Safeguarding

Location Lancashire
Salary £18.00 - £20.50 per hour
Discipline
1 x QSW required in the Colne Family Safeguarding Team. As soon as possible
Starting date – ASAP
Hourly rate – between £34 and £41 dependent upon worker's experience.
Must Have: 12+ months experience.
Please provide your contact telephone number on your application/CV.
There are many benefits to working in Lancashire including, but not limited to:
- Flexible Working
- TOIL (time off in lieu if working beyond your 37 hours)
- Manageable caseloads
- Family Friendly Employer (help to balance family commitments)
- Travel benefits (mileage paid)
It is a really exciting time to work in Lancashire and our Children's Services are progressive and innovative. We embrace strength-based approaches, are currently embedding a family safeguarding model of practice and offer a good work life balance. Working with children and young people is both challenging and rewarding, enabling you to make a positive difference in their lives. We understand the importance of our teams having the right support in place, a healthy work-life balance and a manageable caseload. We aim for caseloads to be between 15 and 22 (depending the function you are working in). We pay your mileage and we have a time of in lieu policy.
We currently take a hybrid approach to our work; we mainly work from home but there are opportunities to come together as a team when required.