Children and Families Social Workers and Managers

  • Job Reference: 00022821-1
  • Date Posted: 12 October 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £23.00 to £45.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

We are currently looking to recruit a number of Children and Families Social Workers and Managers for temporary locum opportunities across Scotland (central belt and remote locations).

The Social Care Community Partnership is one of the leading Social Work recruitment agencies serving all 32 Local Authorities in Scotland and Charitable organisations throughout Scotland. Run by social care professionals, we are able to offer some of the best social work opportunities on the market in addition to offering advice, guidance, and professional support to all of our contractors working in the social care sector in addition to those seeking permanent opportunities.


Ideally main grade applicants should have at least 1 years UK post qualifying experience within a statutory social work context and have a proven ability in carrying out initial assessments, IERs and social background reports. Applicants MUST possess a relevant qualification in Social Work e.g. DipSW, CCETSW, Degree or Masters in Social Work.

Managerial candidates should have at least two years' managerial experience in a statutory setting and proven ability to manage change in Children and Families Social Work setting.

Candidates will need to register with one of our Consultants over telephone or teleconferencing (due to coronavirus restrictions we are not meeting candidates in our Edinburgh, Glasgow or Aberdeen offices).

The successful applicant must also have current registration with the Scottish Social Services Council or HCPC (with the agreement to register with the SSSC), and possess a recent PVG Scheme Record through Disclosure Scotland, this can be applied for through our agency. Applicants must be available for a quick start and ideally have their own car due to the nature and localities of some of the post although not essential for all positions available. Assistance with temporary accommodation also available.

About The Social Care Community Partnership

The Social Care Community Partnership is Scotland's premier social care recruitment agency, sourcing and placing both qualified Social Workers and Social Care professionals throughout Scotland and the rest of the U.K. Established in 2006 quality is built into everything we do; from day to day recruitment and selection processes, to The Social Care Community Partnership employees and to the Local Authorities, Government bodies and Third Sector/Non-Governmental Organisations that we work with.

The client groups we work with range from Children and Families, Adults, Disabilities, Youth Offending and more. We recognise that our Social Care professionals make daily decisions that affect the lives of thousands of vulnerable people, hence our primary objective is to ensure, thorough vigorous screening and in depth compliancy checks we guarantee quality in every placement we make. For our clients we provide recruitment solutions for temporary and permanent staff with recruitment processes designed to support those ad hoc hard to fill vacancies or large volume recruitment campaigns. The Social Care Community Partnership is an equal opportunities employer and is a registered Organisation with the SSSC