Children's Services Qualified Social Worker - Plymouth, Devon.
A great opportunity to work within Children's Services at Plymouth City Council in Devon. As a locum Social Worker you can enjoy working within a supportive team at a progressive local authority with access to the latest technology.
Plymouth City Council believe that achieving Best Practice requires them to build a team of the Best Social Workers: They are committed to keeping caseloads low and development opportunities high, so you can achieve outstanding things for children and young people.
Plymouth City Council Children's services operate from a compact site in the centre of the historic city of Plymouth, Britain's Ocean City. Plymouth is located on the border of Devon and Cornwall in the South West of the UK - it is a vibrant waterfront city in one of the most beautiful areas of the country close to beaches and Dartmoor. All of the Children's services staff are housed in the same building, across the road from the court and very close to Plymouth Hoe. This ensures quick access to support facilities and a culture of open communication.
As a QSW you will enjoy a competitive hourly rate of up to £35.00 per hour. Other benefits include free of charge access to CPD training, mileage allowance for appointments and a long term commitment to agency workers.
We are seeking qualified children's social workers, who are experienced in Children Social Work, Permanency and Assessment work. You will be able to demonstrate that you meet the essential criteria for this role, along with holding the relevant qualifications. Pertemps will undertake a new DBS check for this role at no cost to the applicant.
Pertemps have been appointed as Master Vendor Staffing Supplier to Plymouth City Council for over 10 years. We have an excellent relationship with the management at the council and would be happy to talk with them about your individual needs and requirements. We aim to process applications quickly and can arrange an initial telephone consultation at short notice.
Contracts can be administrated as PAYE, Limited Company or via an approved Umbrella organisation. Timesheets and expenses are administrated via an easy to use online system and payments are made weekly. Your consultant is based centrally in Plymouth and is available to help you with any queries.
So if you are passionate about making a difference to the lives of children, young people and families, please make contact for an initial discussion. We also welcome applications from qualified social workers to join different teams at Plymouth City Council, so if you would like to find out about other opportunities, please do get in touch.
This vacancy is being handled by Rachelle Addison, Specialist Consultant. Rachelle prides herself on working successfully with both applicants and her client in finding the right person for the right job every time. To speak to Rachelle directly, please call her at the Pertemps Plymouth office on 01752 604700.
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