Location Manchester
Job type Temporary
Salary £30 per hour
Reference 22858
Date posted July 07, 2020
Children and Families Localities Social Worker – Wigan– Childrens Localities Services
Location: Wigan
Job Type: Temporary/Full Time 

Maxxima are currently recruiting for Children and Families Localities Social Worker to fill a Temporary/Full Time role in Wigan. The ideal candidate will have an excellent understanding of Children’s Services and have significant post qualified experience. 
This role is Monday to Friday, working 37 hours per week
Our locality teams are sat across the Wigan borough and where we have current vacancies across all of our teams
We are looking for creative and knowledgeable social workers who are able to support our most complex families supporting them through effective intervention, direct work and assessments in line with children who are being worked at threshold of child in need, Child protection and children who are being supported through Care proceedings. We are looking for passionate and dedicated social workers who have insight in working within these areas and who we would love to have as part of our teams.
About you:
You will have two years statutory social care experience either in Duty and Assessment or a locality team, be an excellent communicator who understands the value and importance of integrated working. You’ll be a strong team player who is used to working in a person-centred way, allowing you to be efficient in time management, report writing, completing assessments and providing both written and verbal evidence in care proceedings. You will have a holistic approach to work, with a keen focus on reducing inequalities and supporting individuals to develop their resilience and improve outcomes.
The pay rate for this Children and Families Localities Social Worker role is up to £30 per hour umbrella.