Social Worker (Childrens)Referral & Assessment Team

Location Wokingham
Salary £33.00 - £35.00 per hour
Who we’re looking for:
Our Referral & Assessment Team are looking for a highly skilled Locum Social Worker. By working in close partnership with families and other professionals to understand more about the support families may need to safely and effectively parent, our team’s clear aim is to identify where the appropriate support can be obtained. Adopting relationship based practice, enables us to strive to ensure all our children and families have meaningful and professional encounters with our Social Workers. The ideal candidate for this role will be dynamic and flexible with great inter-personal skills, excellent recording skills, and a sound knowledge of children’s legislation and thresholds – as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and be able to multi-task.
To ensure continuity of cases held with our locums, we always look for candidates with staying power and will seek this out in the employment history noted within all applications.
What Wokingham can offer:
Hybrid working model to offer flexibility between working from home, in the community and the office.
As a small Local Authority we are renowned to be a ‘friendly’ place to work. You will experience small teams and excellent line management structures with available support when you need it.
Locums will also benefit from available and appropriate training wherever possible.
You will benefit from regular supervision as we offer day 25 case supervision on every case, and separate follow up for personal supervision.
Agency note:
Please do not submit CV’s, or arrange interviews, without seeking prior agreement from your candidates.