Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £33.00 - £37.00 gross per hour
  • Wisbech


Seven Social Care are currently seeking to speak to experienced children's social worker's interested in an opportunity to work with Cambridgeshire County Council's frontline children's services on a temporary locum opportunity.

The ideal candidate will have experience working within a frontline children's team. Experience handling a mixed caseload of CP and CIN cases is highly advantageous. The initial contract for this role will be for a period of 3 months with the potential that the contract can be extended. In return, candidates will be offered a rate of £33ph. Candidates with supervisory/senior experience will in return be offered a rate of up to £37ph.

Roles & Responsibilities

Working within a dedicated children's safeguarding team
Handle a caseload of children protection concerns
Working directly with families to ensure that children are looked after in their own homes appropriately; that parents are equipped and informed to provide the appropriate support for their children.
Qualifications & Experience

Diploma or Degree in Social Work
Experience working inside a frontline children's team
Registered with HCPC as a Social Worker
Strong oral and written communications skills to ensure accurate and well written assessments are carried out.
Full Driving Licence
Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

Refer a friend, family member or colleague for £250

If you're not the perfect match for this role, but you know a Social Worker who is, help them find their dream job by referring them to Seven Social Care. As a little 'thank you' from us, you will receive £250 for every referral that is successfully placed into a new role

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