• Children's Services, CWD, Qualified Social Worker

Qualified Social Worker – Disabled Children’s Team

  • Northampton
  • Temporary
  • 11 months ago
  • £34 Per Hour

Job Information

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    Category Children's Services, CWD, Qualified Social Worker
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    Posted On April 12, 2023

Job Description

Pixel Personnel are currently recruiting for an experienced Qualified Social Worker to join our clients Disabled Children’s Team (DCT) based in Northampton. Excellent rates of pay on offer at £34 per hour (Umbrella). This is a full role based on 37 hours per week and an initial 3 month contract on offer with possibility of extension beyond this. Hybrid working on offer

Qualified Social Worker  Disabled Children’s Team Duties:

The Disabled children’s team works with local families to ensure that children with additional or complex needs have the same opportunities as those without.

Social workers in this team work proactively to ensure in depth, person centred assessments are carried out, so that the local authority and external agencies can provide as much support as possible to the young person and their family/carers.

This team also works with other child protection, LAC, and CIC teams, to ensure children in these sectors are offered extra support as required, so experience working closely with multiple other contacts is a must.

The ideal candidate will have an in-depth knowledge of children’s disability legislation, and should be aware of the help and support offerings that are available to both the young people, and their families. Ideally, this candidate will have already worked in a Disability Team, and will have several years post qualified experience in this area.

Qualified Social Worker Disabled Children’s Team Requirements:

  • A professional qualification in social work and experience of working with children and young people, in particular previous experience with CWD.
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Registered social worker with Social Work England

Benefits of working with Pixel for your next Social Work Job:

  • Your own dedicated & experienced Social Work Consultant
  • Free on-going CPD training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • Recommend a friend scheme – Receive £300 per successful referral*
  • Secure your own role Scheme – Receive £350 for finding or bringing your own position to Pixel Personnel*
  • In house payroll, offering quick weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed for free upon registering

If you would like to find out more information about this role, or any other Social Work jobs & opportunities Pixel Personnel have available feel free to click the ‘Apply’ button below or contact the team on 01920 898 704 or email your CV to us at contact@pixelpersonnel.co.uk

*Terms and conditions are applicable to the recommend a friend and secure your own role scheme.