South East England

42 - 48 GBP Per Hour

Children's Services



Reference 1873

Qualified Social Worker – Child Protection – Dorset

Location: Dorset 
Team: Children and Families First
Pay:  up to £48 per hour
Contract: Full-Time Locum
In the office: Hybrid

We are working with a Local Authority in Dorset that is looking for a Qualified Social Worker to join their flourishing Children and Families First team in Childrens Services.

Are you a dedicated and compassionate social worker looking to make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children and families in Dorset? A fantastic local authority is currently seeking experienced individuals to join a dynamic Child Protection team without any court work.

To be successful in this position, candidates must have a recognised social work qualification and be registered with Social Work England (SWE). Previous experience working with children and families in a safeguarding role is highly desirable, as well as a strong understanding of child protection procedures and legislation.

In addition to making a positive impact on the lives of others, this role offers competitive pay rates and the opportunity for professional development and career advancement. You will have the chance to work within a supportive team environment, where your skills and expertise will be valued and appreciated. They need a Qualified Social Worker that is ready to help vulnerable children and their families really succeed and affect change. This Local Authority prides itself in ensuring its social workers have all the tools, support and resources they need to make a difference where it counts. 

You will need to have at least 2 years post-qualifying of experience within Childrens Services to be eligible for this post in Dorset as a Qualified Social Worker.

You also need:

•    Social Work England Registration
•    Social Work Qualification
•    Right to Work in the UK

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 Dorset? Contact Fred on 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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