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Qualified Social Workers - Lancashire – Lancashire

  • Salary: £24.97 to £35.00 depending on the role
  • Ref: 1018
  • Benefits: to be discussed

Are you thinking about taking on a new locum challenge?  Aurora Resourcing have a number of locum social work roles available in the Lancashire area. The current roles range from qualified social worker all the way through to Team Manager level within children's services. 

How to Apply:

To find out more about our current list of vacancies, please apply through this advert. You can have a conversation in confidence with Jay Lawrence by calling on 0121 5163981 or 07950231191. Alternatively, can email Jay@auroraresourcing.co.uk.

Aurora Resourcing are an equal opportunities and equality recruitment agency.

Qualified Social Worker - Locum - CP/CIN/LAC – North West England

  • Salary: £21-£26 per hour
  • Ref: 4665
  • Benefits: - £21-£26 per hour - Short and long term contracts are on offer in the region. - A great platform to build on your experience within the Children’s Social Care service

Aurora Resourcing are working with a number of local authorities in the North West of the UK. We have a number of roles ranging from Child Protection, Looked after Children and Children in Need.

You must be a Qualified Social Worker with fantastic experience within Children's Social Care Services including great knowledge and practice within Court proceedings and Long Term cases.

If you have the experience to hit the ground running and provide cover for an increased workload being part of a well established, supportive children’s team then this is perfect for you.

You will:

Be a qualified Social Worker
Hold HCPC (or equivalent) registration
Ideally have prior experience working within a similar team.
Confident in working across various aspects of children's services including child protection, looked after children & court proceedings.
Be a strong communicator, both written and verbal
Be a car driver with ability to travel throughout the area as required

Why Locum?

As an agency worker you are able to work a lot more flexibly. You do not share the same commitments of having a full-time contract with your employer. This can give you more freedoms such as a much shorter notice period which will enable you to move positions should you need, or want to. In the current working climate, experienced agency social workers are highly regarded and sort after. This means you’re unlikely to go without work for long periods of time. Employers will more often than not chase you, not the other way around.

Applicants

Please send your CV to Jay@auroraresourcing.co.uk to show your interest. Also you can call 0121 516 3981 /07950231191 for more information about the role. To see a full list of vacancies, please visit the Aurora Resourcing Website: www.auroraresourcing.co.uk

Locum Qualified Social Worker – Support and Protection Team – Cumbria

  • Salary: dependent on experience
  • Ref: 1016
  • Benefits: This role offers great rates of pay, mileage and a condensed 4 day working week!

Aurora Resourcing are looking for an experienced Qualified Social Worker to join a local authority in Cumbria a non metropolitan county in North-West England. Cumbria is predominantly rural and contains the Lake District and Lake District National Park, considered to be one of England's most outstanding areas of natural beauty.

You will be joining a passionate and hardworking Support and Protection Team administering protection and support to vulnerable children and young people.

The Role:

- Entail court work and assessment report writing, chairing meetings and care planning for children and families.
- Includes Child In Need and Child Protection Work
- Contribute to the adequate protection of children from harm by assisting in the assessment of risk, and the delivery of support services
- Primary Worker with case responsibility for Children in Need, Children                               
Looked After by the Local authority, and when appropriate, Children in need of Protection
For those working in Foster Care and Adoption Services to undertake comprehensive assessments of potential carers to ensure looked after children receive safe and enhancing family experiences
- Produce Assessments of Children in Need and their Families according to DoH Guidelines and timescales
- Provide reports for departmental meetings, LAC Reviews, CP Case Conferences, Legal Meetings, Permanence Planning Meetings and Court Hearings and attend these as required
- Work directly with children and their families, foster carers and permanent alternative carers to ensure the best interests of children are met.
- Manage any financial arrangements associated with allocated work

The Candidate

- Qualified Social Worker
- Essential that you hold a full UK driving license with access to your own car
- Have a working knowledge of all current legislation
- Proven experience working within Child Protection cases
- Current HCPC registration

Additional information

If you would like to find out more about the position, then please contact Jay on 0121 5163981 / 07950 231191 or email Jay@auroraresourcing.co.uk To see other roles then please visit the Aurora Resourcing website: www.auroraresourcing.co.uk

Aurora Resourcing are an Equal Opportunity and Equality agency

Practice Manager – Children & Families - Lancashire – Chorley, Lancashire

  • Salary: £32.00 - £35.00 per hour
  • Ref: 1015
  • Benefits: The rate for this £32- £35 per hour

Aurora Resourcing are working in Partnership with a local authority in Lancashire to recruit a Practice Manager to lead a Social Work team within a Children and Families Team. 

The Role

As an experienced Qualified Social Work Practice Manager you will be responsible for:

- Managing a social work team
- Holding supervision
- Working with children and on the Child Protection register, LAC and CIN
- Allocating Caseload
- Ensuring good communication within the division
- Taking lead responsibility for facilitating, coordinating and recording interagency strategy discussions and for initiating child protection investigations where indicated

The Candidate

- An experienced Social Worker/ Senior Social Worker with Management experience within a children and families and team
- Up to date knowledge of all relevant legislation
- Possess strong leadership and motivational skills
- Hold current HCPC registration
- Be a driver with your own vehicle

Additional Information


To find out more or to apply for this position please apply through this advert or the Aurora Resourcing website, if you would like further information about this or other opportunities then please call Jay Lawrence in confidence on 01215163981 /07950231191 or email Jay@auroraresourcing.co.uk  

Aurora Resourcing are an equal opportunity and equality recruitment agency

Qualified Social Worker - Children and Families – Lancashire

  • Salary: £24.97 per hour
  • Ref: 1013
  • Benefits: to be discussed through interview

Aurora Resourcing have a number of part time Social Worker roles available in the Lancashire area in children's services. 

If you are looking for work, but cannot commit to a full time role, this is an ideal opportunity for you! 

You must have at least 1 years post qualification practice within children's health and social care.

Additional Information:

To find out more or to apply for this position please apply through this advert or the Aurora Resourcing website, if you would like further information about this or other opportunities then please call Jay Lawrence in confidence on 01215163981 /07950231191 or email Jay@auroraresourcing.co.uk 

Know someone who would be interested? We offer a great referral bonus!!!

Aurora Resourcing are an equal opportunity and equality recruitment agency.

Locum Qualified Social Worker – Looked After Team– Chorley – Chorley

  • Salary: £24.97 per hour
  • Ref: 4446
  • Benefits: Why Choose Aurora Resourcing? By choosing Aurora Resourcing you will open yourself to new opportunities by working with one of the market leaders specialising in the Social Care sector. We are a bespoke, independent social care agency with the pivotal aim of providing an excellent service that is tailored to your needs and requirements.

Aurora Resourcing are working with a local authority in Chorley. You will be joining a team committed to helping change the lives of children and young people for the better.

The role

-Ensure the delivery of appropriate services to children and their families, according to their assessed needs
-Deliver good outcomes for children through taking referrals, completing timely assessments and implementing effective service plans that safeguard vulnerable children.
-Undertake child-focused assessments of need within a person centred approach, investigation and management of complex cases, including those of suspected abuse and neglect.
-Lead on safeguarding investigations in the most complex cases and where there are multiple incidents.
-Assess and promote the life chances of vulnerable children, including children in care their health, education and leisure needs
-With minimal supervision, undertake case management responsibilities that include child-focused assessments of need within a person centred approach, monitoring, co-ordinating and review of care plans.

The candidate

-HCPC register
-Driver with your own vehicle
-Proven experience working in a Children in care Team
-Knowledge of all current legislation

Additional Information

If you would like to find out more about the position, then please contact Jay on 01215163981 / 07950 231191 or email Jay@auroraresourcing.co.uk To see other roles then please visit the Aurora Resourcing website: www.auroraresourcing.co.uk

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