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Social Worker

Job Description

Social Worker

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Social Worker to join this Lancashire County Council's team in Fylde and Wyre. This is a placement between 3 - 6 months and starting date is ASAP with flexible working arrangements.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Working in Family Safeguarding in Fylde and Wyre
  • Manageable caseloads
  • Embrace strength-based approaches
  • Currently embedding a family safeguarding model of practice
  • Offer a good work-life balance
  • Working with children and young people to make a positive difference in their lives


  • QSW Degree or equivalent
  • 12+ months experience
  • Substantial experience in Family Safeguarding
  • Enhaned DBS
  • Access of own car


  • Flexible working
  • TOIL (time off in lieu if working beyond your 37 hours)
  • Manageable caseloads
  • Family Friendly Employer (help to balance family commitments)
  • Travel benefits (mileage paid)

How to Apply:

If you are interested, please call Chris Richardson on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.

The benefits of working with SCS:

  • A specialist dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact.
  • Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!
  • An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
  • Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.
  • Payroll service twice a week.
  • Ltd and PAYE payment options available.
  • Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.
  • Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.
  • DBS disclosures provided via fast-track online services free of charge.