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Senior Children Social Worker

  • Job reference: JN ESXP
  • Location: Essex
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
Job description: We are currently recruiting for a Senior Social Worker to work within Essex County Council based in Basildon.

Very good opportunity to join a progressive team committed to making a real difference. State of the art facilities and manageable caseloads, flexible working hours are only some of the benefits you can enjoy in this team.


The successful candidate will conduct parenting assessments; supervise parenting support programmes, as well as carrying out complex individual work with children, with the main part of the role being parenting assessments. The role requires candidates to have excellent assessment and analytical skills; experience of writing Court reports and giving expert witness evidence in Court, experience of working with complex issues within challenging time scales, resilience, flexibility and the ability to work on own initiative.

The service seeks to continuously improve and develop, and successful candidates must be willing to take part in this. The role requires some out of office work as required.

Why you should choose Service Care Solutions as your preferred agency.

Working with Service Care Solutions offers more benefits than most -

* A specialist consultant with exclusive jobs and a dedicated Social Work Team.
* Access to Social Work jobs at over 200 authorities and private organisations across the UK
* Reliable payroll service run twice a week for all Social Workers
* Money towards Social Work Training.
* £250 referral Fee for Social Work candidates
* £75 referral fee for Social Work jobs
* Loyalty Bonus scheme including Free TV's, Mobile Phones and more.

If you are interested in applying for this role or if you would like information about any roles in your area please call John at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or email