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LAC Social Worker Peterborough

  • Job reference: DH1104
  • Location: Cambridgeshire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
Job description: Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting for a Qualified Social Worker in Peterborough to work in a Children's Social Services Department. This position will be based in a busy Looked After Children's Team.

We are looking to recruit highly motivated qualified Social Workers within a Looked after Children's Team (LAC), who will be able to assess effectively and manage a fast paced work environment.

For This position you will Undertake statutory duties under the Children Act 1989 and other legislation and guidance relating to service users and carers e.g. care proceedings, arrangements for adoption/permanency, risk assessments and investigations in relation to the protection of children. Including arrangements for obtaining and carrying out Court Orders, attending court as the Council's representative and providing instruction to legal council's


For this position, you must have -
* A degree or masters in Social Work (or any other recognised equivalent qualification)
* HCPC registration

It is desirable that you have 1+ years post qualifying experience within Children's Services.


Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including -
* A specialist consultant within an experience and dedicated Social Work recruitment team
* Excellent rates of pay
* An extensive range of Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK
* Payroll service twice a week

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Delanie at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or email Delanie.Heyes@servicecare.org.uk.

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed!