Wigan Council – Duty Team – £35 per hour

Job Overview

Wigan council are looking for a Children's social worker to join their Duty Team

The ideal candidates will have experience of working in referral and assessment team and familiar with statutory processes

– Undertaking home visits to gather information to establish any safeguarding concern

– initial child /family needs assessments – s47's enquiries

– including co-ordination of statutory meetings and closing s47 if no further action/concern

– Provide short term interventions -liaising and passing case assessment/referrals to other teams when progressed

-Work within the Courts, taking statutory action when necessary to protect a child, including Emergency Protection Order applications and initiation of Care Proceedings

To apply for this role you must hold a degree, post graduate or Professional Qualification in Social Work.

Working with Eden Brown offers you a team with extensive Social Work recruitment experience. Access to a wide selection of Social Work vacancies across the UK. The choice of PAYE or limited company schemes and Excellent rates of pay

Don't forget…Eden Brown Synergy offers a £300 referral bonus for Social Workers. If this role isn't for you but you know someone suitable, ask them to get in touch. £300 could be on it's way to you! For any queries, please contact Rehaan Hussain by calling on (phone number removed) or email r.hussain @(url removed)

Eden Brown Synergy is an equal opportunities employer


Wigan, Greater Manchester

Full Time


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