33.3 GBP Per Hour

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Pre-Birth Assessment Team Social Worker (Locum Position)

Position: Social Worker - Pre-Birth Assessment Team
Hourly Rate: £33.30
Location: West Midlands
Contact: Emily Cooper at ecooper@sheldon-phillips.com or call 07902371315

Job Overview:

Are you a compassionate and skilled Social Worker with experience in pre-birth assessments? We are seeking a dedicated Social Worker to join our Pre-Birth Assessment Team in a West Midlands local authority. This locum role offers a competitive hourly rate of £33.30 and involves case holding responsibilities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Pre-Birth Assessments: Conduct comprehensive pre-birth assessments to identify potential risks and support needs for expectant parents and unborn children.
  • Case Management: Manage a caseload of pre-birth assessment cases, ensuring timely and thorough assessments and interventions.
  • Intervention Planning: Develop and implement detailed intervention plans to address identified risks and support needs, working collaboratively with multi-agency partners.
  • Support and Advocacy: Provide support and advocacy for expectant parents, ensuring they receive the necessary services and support to promote the well-being of their unborn children.
  • Record Keeping: Maintain accurate and up-to-date case records, ensuring compliance with statutory requirements and best practice guidelines.
  • Professional Collaboration: Work closely with other professionals and agencies to ensure coordinated and effective service delivery.
  • Safeguarding: Ensure the safeguarding and protection of unborn children by identifying and addressing potential risks early.


  • Social Work England (SWE) registration is essential.
  • Proven experience in pre-birth assessments and safeguarding.
  • Strong assessment, planning, and intervention skills.
  • Ability to manage a caseload effectively and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Experience working collaboratively with multi-agency partners.
  • Commitment to promoting the well-being and protection of unborn children.


  • Competitive hourly rate of £33.30.
  • Opportunity to work within a supportive and dedicated Pre-Birth Assessment Team.
  • Case holding role with the chance to make a significant impact on the lives of expectant parents and unborn children.
  • Flexible locum position within a West Midlands local authority.

How to Apply:

For more information or to apply, please contact Emily Cooper at ecooper@sheldon-phillips.com or call 07902371315.

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