Peterborough, East Anglia

34 - 35 GBP Per Hour

Social Worker



Reference 1954

Qualified Social Worker – 18 - 25 year old Transitions Team – Cambridgeshire

Role:  Qualified Social Worker  
Location:  Cambridgeshire
Team: 18 - 25 year old Transitions Team
Pay:  up to £35 per hour
Contract: Full-Time Locum
In the office: Hybrid

Join the dynamic and supportive team at Cambridgeshire’s Local Authority, where we are dedicated to providing exceptional services to young adults transitioning from childhood to adulthood. Our 18-25 Year Old Transitions Team is committed to ensuring smooth and effective transitions for young people, helping them achieve their full potential and independence.

Role Overview: We are seeking a qualified Social Worker to join our team on a temporary basis to undertake a backlog of Care Act Assessments and reviews. This is a hybrid role, requiring you to be in the office 2 days a week, with the flexibility to work remotely for the remainder of the week. Importantly, this position involves no case-holding responsibilities, allowing you to focus solely on completing assessments and reviews efficiently and effectively.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct Care Act Assessments and reviews for young adults aged 18-25.
  • Ensure assessments are thorough, person-centered, and in compliance with legislative requirements.
  • Work collaboratively with young people, their families, and other professionals to identify needs and develop appropriate support plans.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of all assessments and reviews conducted.
  • Utilize your expertise to contribute to the continuous improvement of our services.


  • Must be a qualified Social Worker with relevant experience.
  • Registration with Social Work England is essential.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of the Care Act and relevant legislation.
  • Excellent assessment and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work independently and manage your time effectively.
  • Commitment to promoting the well-being and independence of young adults.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive pay rate of £35 per hour.
  • Hybrid working arrangement, providing a balance between office-based and remote working.
  • Supportive and collaborative team environment.
  • Opportunity to make a significant impact on the lives of young adults in Cambridgeshire.

Why choose Sheldon Phillips to find your next role? It's simple: we're not pushy or overly persistent. We understand that you want to be heard.

Our priority is to proactively seek the roles you desire, not just the ones that benefit us financially. Our success comes from making your job search our top priority.

Interested in learning more about the Social Worker role in Cambridgeshire? Contact Holly Chupka at 01635 226350. Plus, refer a friend to us, and if we place them, you'll receive a generous £300 referral bonus (terms and conditions apply).

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