Social Worker - Out of Hours Service

Social Care
£30 Per Hour
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Qualified Social Worker and registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

Must be a car driver and have access to a car


Strong Child Protection experience

Experience and/or understanding of: Assessment/Safeguarding/CLA/TYS/Families First/Academy

 Hertfordshire are looking for a strong Qualified Social Worker (SP Level) to join their Out of Hours Service based at the Police Headquarters in Welwyn Garden City.The out of hours service work on a 7 day rota with example shifts below:Monday - Friday: 5pm-11pm OR 8pm-9am (working from home)Weekends: 8am-8pm (home and office based) CANDIDATES MUST BE ABLE TO COMMIT TO THESE WORKING HOURS/DAYS. The out of hours team is a small team of only 6 workers. Therefore the candidate for this role needs to be a strong team player with drive to be self motivated. Weekend working will be alternated between the office and working from home on a rotational basis. The workload is varied within the out of hours service, it can be quiet and also it can be extremely busy. The expectations of the role is to be receiving and processing referrals from the general public and/or professionals as well as general queries from existing services users, public and/or professionals and much more! Police vetting will be required for this role, please ensure your candidates are aware as any details contained on a DBS will impact this being approved.

To start: ASAP

Working with Evergood Associates offers you a number of benefits including: 

Your own dedicated specialist consultantAccess to the widest variety of social work jobs across local authorities and private organisations throughout the UKReliable Payroll run on a weekly basisFree DBS and compliance service£150 recommend a friend scheme

If you would like to find out more, apply for this position or enquire about similar roles please call Chloe Prior on 01992 513 777 ext 3 or send your CV and contact details to