Adoption Social Worker - Wirral

  • Job Reference: MM - Wirral
  • Date Posted: 12 April 2019
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: North West England
  • Salary: £25.00 to £26.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Social Work > Qualified Social Worker
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 03 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima's Social Work team are currently recruiting for Childrens Social Workers to fill job roles in Wirral, Merseyside

The roles will be based within Children and Families Services who are looking for Qualified Social Workers to start as soon as possible on a full-time basis. The pay rate for these roles is £23 per hour, and the roles will initially be a three-month contract, with the likelihood of extension.

Requirements and details of these QSW vacancies:

We are looking for candidate who have experience of working in a busy Statutory Childrens Service with vacancies based in the following.

Adoption in Merseyside (AiM) is the regional adoption agency for Merseyside, incorporating Knowsley, Sefton, Wirral and Liverpool Councils. The Hub and Spoke service is based in New Hutte Neighbourhood Centre, Halewood. The post involves assessing complex and challenging support needs of adoptive families and their children, and providing practical and therapeutic support for families through applications to the Adoption Support Fund. A SW qualification is essential, along with good knowledge and experience of the issues and challenges facing adoptive families.

Maxxima benefits:

*Dedicated and experienced consultants
*Excellent and highly competitive rates of pay
*Exclusive opportunities you won't find anywhere else
*Dedicated payroll consultant to ensure prompt payment
*Guidance and advice on CV and interview techniques
*Practical assistance with professional body registration
*A choice of PAYE, umbrella or LTD company payments
*Practical assistance with relocation, accommodation and DBS/CRB checks
*The security of working with a CCS supplier, established since 2001

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Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

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The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1,500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.
*The post qualification experience range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.