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Rochdale Borough Council - Social Worker - CIC

  • Location

    Rochdale, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £27 - £30 per hour

  • Contact:

    Mikeala Osborn

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  • Published:

    23 days ago

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Our client, Rochdale Borough Council is looking for a Social Worker to join their Children in care team.

Rochdale's Cared 4 Children's Teams are managed by a team of 3 experienced permanent managers, they have a cohort of Advanced Practitioners (one in each team) with reduced caseloads to be able to coach and mentor the staff in their teams. They have a committed dedicated social work service - 5/6 workers in each team who continually go the extra mile for their children.

Rochdale are looking to appoint, part of the Cared 4 Children Team experienced, flexible, enthusiastic and conscientious Social Workers with experience in managing complex cases (Cared 4 Children and transition to leaving care cases). The successful candidate will be part of an experienced, proactive and supportive team and will assist in its approach to providing a social work service to children and young people who are Cared for by the authority.

Their agency workers are seen as an important resource for us and as such are given the same level of support and opportunities as our permanent staff - positively a number of our agency workers have recently chosen to progress to becoming permanent.

They have a commitment to continuing to embed our Relational Practice Model and to keeping caseloads at a manageable level to be able to achieve that.

Rochdale are looking for 2 agency workers who have experience in managing complex Cared 4 Children cases.

They are willing to offer above the standard rates for the right candidates who are able to demonstrate a level of experience and the ability to work with the approach that we are taking.

Actual salary £27.54 to £30.00 p/h depending on experience

Essential requirements:
* Degree in Social Work or equivalent qualification
* Registration with Social Work England
* ASYE completed

Benefits of working with Remedy
* A personal one-one service from your highly experienced dedicated consultant.
* Top tier supplier across London giving us first access to jobs
* Referral bonus - up to £250* per person placed.
* Double payrolls each week.

*Terms & Conditions apply

You will be required to fully register with Remedy for all locum positions.
To be considered for this role, please apply with your CV on the social care team.

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.