Childrens Social Worker - Caerphilly

Hoop Recruitment Limited

Children with Disabilities

Childrens Social Worker
Caerphilly Town (West) and Rhymney Child Care Team
Pay rate up to £35 per hour

Qualified Social Workers are required to join Caerphilly Social Services Childrens Services department. 2 positions are available, 1 in Rhymney Childcare team and 1 in Caerphilly Town. This position will pay up to £35 umbrella company for the right candidate. This is a fantastic opportunity to join settled teams and you will get a mixture of both office and home based working.

You will need to have the ability to work with children and families in line with statutory duties and Local Policies. You will be responsible for working with children in need of care and support, children at risk and Children looked after is required for this position. You will be responsible for supervising and recording contact between children and adults. You will be required to work as a team member.

Working at Caerphilly Borough Council provides:
- Comprehensive induction
- Training to promote your continued professional development
- An embedded risk assessment model
- Evidence based and timely decision making
- Regular supervision and opportunities for reflective practice
- Supportive and experienced Senior Practitioners and Team Managers
- Visible and strong leadership from the Senior Management Team
- Working hours can be flexible
- Free parking - expectation will be to work a combination of on/off site during 
  Covid with social distancing measures in place on a rotational basis.

Additional benefits specific to this team:
  • Stable team with a good team manager
  • Good team environment
  • Double screen computer
  • Potential for home working subject to agreement
  • Flexibility with existing commitments i.e childcare arrangements etc.
If this role is of interest to you please get in touch with Sarah Leigh on 02922 400519 for more information