Senior Social Worker - South East London, Bromley

  • Job Reference: CCSS06
  • Date Posted: 25 September 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £22.00 to £26.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima is currently seeking an experienced Senior Social Worker to fill a full time role in South East London, Bromley. The ideal candidate will have an expert understanding of social working practices.

The pay rate for this locum Senior Social Worker job is £22 - £26 per hour (Umbrella) and is a 3 month contract due to start ASAP.

This role will require you to work within the Leaving Care Team who provide services for children and young people 16 or over living in the borough who meet the eligibility criteria for this service. The services provided vary according to the legal status of the young people involved but include the following core services that you will be required to carry out;

- A needs assessment;
- A Pathway Plan (setting out goals and progress);
- Advisor to young people;
- Help with accommodation, maintenance, education goals and financial support for those in higher and further residential education who need vacation accommodation.
- Aiding in support groups and health, employment, training and life skills advice

Requirements of the Senior Social Worker role:

- You must have a degree in Social Work and a HCPC pin
- You must have experience working as a Senior Social Worker within Leaving Care
- You must have previous experience working alongside children
- You must have previous experience working within a similar role

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Senior Social Worker position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

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 nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

About us:

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.

We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.

We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.

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 £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.