Qualified Children's Social Worker - Stockton

Job Title: Qualified Children's Social Worker - Stockton
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: North East England
Salary: £185.85 per day
Start Date: 2019-03-04 00:00:00
Reference: V49101208
Contact Name: Nicola Woodward
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 25, 2019 09:24

Job Description

A Qualified Children's Social Worker is required to work within the Stockton Area. This role is within Fieldwork.

As a Qualified Children's Social Worker you will –
• Listen carefully and empathise when necessary.
• Ask the right questions to find out about clients' needs.
• Gain the trust of people from all kinds of backgrounds.
• Be flexible and adaptable.
• Assess needs and circumstances.
• Communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing.
• Gather, analyse and understand information.
• Be observant, read situations and identify problems.
• Be non-judgemental and avoid imposing solutions.
• Act quickly and calmly, eg, if a child is at risk from abuse or neglect.
• Work through conflict sensitively and come up with effective solutions.
• Work well under pressure.
• Have a positive attitude when you are faced with difficulties.
• Make difficult decisions at times

To apply for this Qualified Social Work role you will need:-
• To be registered with HCPC
• BA/MA/BSc/MSc Social Work, CQSW, DipSW, CSS or CCETSW approved equivalent).
• To have 2 years plus post qualifying experience
• To be up to date with legislation
• To have worked within a Child Protection team previously
This is an agency post and Pertemps can offer you:-
Dedicated consultant who has access to all roles across the UK and is available for you to speak to, easy registration process, referral schemes and incentives, ongoing compliance managed for you, prompt and reliable payroll and lots more.
Please contact Nicola Woodward on 0161 5091045 or email