Job | Qualified Social Worker - LAC - Gateshead | Badenoch + Clark
Posted 11 May 2020

Qualified Social Worker - Looked After Children - Gateshead

Badenoch and Clark is currently recruiting for a qualified Social Worker to work in the Looked After Children team for a local authority in Gateshead. The role is for a period of 3 months with a view to being extended.

Working within the Looked after Children team, you will have the following responsibilities -

* To ensure that children placed in the care of the council have all their emotional, educational, social needs met.

* Meet the statutory deadlines for placement reviews

* Liaise with Foster Parents and Home Managers in ensuring placements are secure.

* To investigate any concerns of neglect or abuse

* Manage any legal duties involving court orders on behalf of the council

* To work with children and their families in ensuring the family unit remains together where possible.

* Manage your time and caseload with accurate timekeeping and information recording.

All appointments are subject to CRB clearances and HCPC registration.

To be put forward for this role you must register with Badenoch & Clark.

To discuss this role or any other Qualified Social Worker jobs in the region or in the Social Work field please contact James Tidswell at Badenoch and Clark on 0113 213 6890 or email your CV to

Working with Badenoch and Clark offers

*A team with over 8 years Social Work Recruitment experience

*Access to a wide selection of Social Work vacancies a the UK

*The choice of PAYE or limited company schemes

*Weekly payroll service

*Excellent rates of pay

*Honest & personal service from a consultant with over 8 year's industry experience

Badenoch and Clark is a specialist recruiter of Social Work and related professional jobs, to view a full selection of our current vacancies please visit

Badenoch and Clark is an equal opportunities employer. For more opportunities, please visit

Badenoch & Clark is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Badenoch & Clark is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a registered Disability Symbol User.

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