Social Worker

Hertfordshire UK, South East


  • Salary: £32 per hour, Benefits: 45 pence per on the job mile
  • Start date: May 15 2018
  • Band: Qualified Social Worker
  • Specialism: Children and Families

Job description

HCL are currently recruiting for Childrens Social Worker to join the Safeguarding Team in Hertfordshire Council! This is an exciting opportunity to join and innovative and progressive authority and be part of great team with exceptional support offered from all colleagues across multi-disciplinary sectors.

This is an ongoing locum contract with a fantastic pay rate of £32.00 per hour!

Benefits of the role:

  • Pay rate of £32.00 per hour
  • Unique support offered by the local police force 2 days a week to assist with difficult and evasive cases
  • Case loads between 18 – 20
  • Ability to work from any of their offices
  • Working from home is considered

You will need a passion to achieve the best possible outcomes for children and young people and you will lead by example striving for and promoting excellence in practice encouraging others to do the same.

Duties include:

  • Presenting care plans to conferences and reviews
  • Handling CIN & CP cases
  • Presenting written and verbal evidence in court
  • Preparing child protection and child in need reports

Benefits of working with HCL Social Care

We have exclusive roles with Sandwell Childrens Trust and both HCL and Sandwell are dedicated to providing a speedy service with an estimated 48 hour turn around on feedback once your CV has been submitted.

  • Referral incentive of £200 per person successfully referred
  • Weekly payment on our daily payroll system
  • Career support and Guidance from an experienced consultant
  • Industry leading compliance
  • Full preparation and support before interview and throughout your placement

To apply, you will need:

  • At least 2 years, post qualifying experience.
  • Relevant social work qualification
    g. CQSW, CSS, DipSW,
  • HCPC registration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Access to a vehicle and full UK Driving Licence

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Apply today, and register with us. Enjoy the flexibility of working with HCL.

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HCL is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.

This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. HCL operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK.

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