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Qualified Social Worker - Locality Team

Qualified Social Worker - Locality Team

  • Location

    Wigan, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40 per hour + Negotiable + Depending on Experience

  • Contact:

    Joe Hilton

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Qualified Social Worker - Wigan Council, Greater Manchester - Locality Team - Up to £40ph!

We require 4 social workers across our 5 locality teams. These will be based from the Wigan Life Centre Office. Flexible working via office base/home working is available and variation of hours if appropriate.

The applicant will hold a protected caseload of Chid Protection and CiN. There may be opportunity also to work in the court arena and undertake proceedings.

The applicant will have the support of an experience manager and advanced practitioner and will be very much part of the Wigan Council family, able to undertake training and developmental opportunities.

Wigan is an amazingly friendly and welcoming local authority. Our agency social workers are an integral part of our team and have the same benefits of permanent members of staff. This includes supported and managed case loads, regular reflective supervision and support from an experienced manager; access to training; opportunity for mixed base home/office working; access to regular training and departmental briefings. There is also free parking available

Benefits of working with Remedy

  • A personal one-one service from your highly experienced dedicated consultant.
  • Top tier supplier to numerous local authorities throughout the UK giving us access to jobs before other agencies.
  • Referral bonus - up to £250* per person placed.
  • Option to be paid on either Wednesday or Friday.

*Terms & Conditions apply

You will be required to fully register with Remedy for all locum positions.

Remedy Social Care is a REC Standard agency and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the vulnerable. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS. Our objective is to be an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from everyone with suitable skills and ability regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief. All applications will be accepted and reviewed solely on merit.