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Social Worker, Post Adoption, Southwark

  • Job reference: adoptsw0506southwar
  • Location: Southwark, London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
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Job description: Social Worker, Post Adoption, Southwark

I am urgently looking for a locum Childrens Social Worker in Southwark, South East London.

The vacancy is full time (36 hours) and on a 3 month rolling contract.

About the role:
*The role will be in the Post Adoption Team and requires someone who is able to hit the ground running and support triaging on the Helpline as well as support the Team.
*This will be within a systematic framework responding to the needs of children, prospective adopters and adoptive families.
*The role requires someone who is flexible and able to manage a variable workload as well as support the work of the Post Adoption Team.
*You will need to have previous of using a Case Management System for recording.
*Experience of direct social work with children, birth families and adopters is desirable, as well as someone who can work on their own initiative and in a team setting.
*The importance of awareness issues relating to communities from diverse backgrounds and working effectively to social work interventions.
*It will also include supporting the Helpline by triaging telephone call and e-mails coming into the Post Adoption Service.
To apply for this role you will need:
*A degree or Masters in Social Work (or any other recognised equivalent qualification)
*SW England Registration
*Enhanced DBS
*Must have Adoption experience

Please not that we do have a £250 referral scheme if you do know of anyone else that may be interested (Detailed Below)

Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including -
*A specialist consultant specific to you with a wide range of social work knowledge
*Excellent and competitive rates of pay
*An extensive range of exclusive Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK
*Expert payroll service processed twice per week
*Frequent job updates sent to you exclusively to meet your requirements
*£250 bonus offered for referring a friend to any job role
*Loyalty Bonus Scheme granting access to our rewards website which includes free gifts such as televisions, mobile phones and more

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Nosheen at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 964 or email

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!

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