• Children's Services, Court Work, Fostering, Qualified Social Worker

Social Worker – Kinship & Assessment Team

  • Norwich
  • Temporary
  • 11 months ago
  • £45 Per Hour

Job Information

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    Category Children's Services, Court Work, Fostering, Qualified Social Worker
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    Posted On April 12, 2023

Job Description

Pixel Personnel are working with our client Norfolk County council in recruiting for an interim Social Worker for their Kinship & Assessment Team based in Norwich. Excellent rates of pay on offer at £45 per hour (Umbrella). This is a full time role based on 37 hours per week with an initial 3 month contract. Hybrid Working on offer.

A Social Worker is required for a Kinship & Assessment Team. The Kinship Assessment and Enhanced Team are ambitious for our children and our workforce. We are committed to improving our services for the children and families in Norfolk that we support. You will join us as at a key time on our journey. The work we have started includes driving forward Norfolk County Councils implementation of the Flourish Model – ‘a place for every Child to Flourish’. You will be joining a team who possess a clear strengths-based approach to working with families and creating lasting change for children.

 The Kinship Care Team offer an assessment and support service to kinship carers (including Connected Persons, Foster Carers and Special Guardians), who offer permanence for children who are not able to remain in the care of their birth parents. The Kinship Service brings together assessment and support for kinship carers. We are recruiting for a full-time Social Worker, to complete the kinship assessments and your role will include completing Initial Viability Assessments, Special Guardianship Order Assessments for Court and Connected Persons Assessments for Fostering Panel.

Senior Social Worker Requirements:

  • Social Work Qualification
  • Experience of working with Connected Persons, Foster Carers and Special Guardians
  • Experience of completing Initial Viability Assessments, Special Guardianship Order Assessments for Court and Connected Persons Assessments for Fostering Panel.
  • Right 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
*Terms and conditions are applicable to the recommend a friend and secure your own role scheme.