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Plymouth- Qualified Social Worker- Safeguarding Team

Plymouth- Qualified Social Worker- Safeguarding Team

  • Location

    Plymouth, Devon

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40 per annum + negotiable post-interview

  • Contact:

    James Jackson

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    long term

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Our Client, Plymouth Socail Services, is looking for Qualified Social Workers to join their Frontline Children's Services / Safeguarding Team.

PCC have agreed to the following:

  • Option to work from home some of the week
  • Flexitime
  • Part-time/reduced/condensed hours will be considered
  • Plymouth is a small geographical area, with less tourism than some other South West areas, making accommodation more reasonably priced and reducing driving times.
  • £40 per hour for experienced QSWs

The frontline positions will also offer -

  • £100 per week accommodation allowance
  • Some flexibility on the £40 pay rate, subject to experience

Key Skills:

Ability to analyse and interpret information from a range of sources

Ability to assist in monitoring the work of the Team in order to be able to evaluate practice and to identify unmet need

Ability to create innovative, appropriate packages of care in order to maximise independence whilst minimising risk

Ability to deal sensitively with people who are under stress

Ability to deal with highly sensitive and, possibly, distressing information in a manner which allows for positive risk management but adheres to confidentiality policies.

Ability to identify and manage risk, including positive risk taking. Ability to understand issues involved in the assessment and management of risk

Good oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

Good time management skills with the ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines, especially with reports

You will need to be:

Social work england registered
Eligible to work in the UK
Atleast 2 years post qualifying experience

If you do not have the required experience, you will not be contacted.

Why Choose Remedy?

Competitive pay rates
Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
1st tier agency
Up to £250 for each social work professional you refer to us who we place*

If you are interested and would like to find out more please apply to this advert with a copy of your updated CV. Alternatively, please send your CV