Service Care Solutions Ltd

Social Worker


Blackburn with Darwen Children's Services are seeking an Emergency Duty Team Social Worker.

The role is full time 37 hours per week.

15% bonus per hour for unsociable hours (£34.50ph).

What is required?

  • The EDT Social Worker provides an emergency social work service for adults and children believed to be at risk of significant harm; and for whom delay until the next working day would be detrimental.

  • The EDT Social Worker responds to a variety of statutory and non-statutory social care emergencies.

    These can include the most serious child protection concerns, adult safeguarding concerns and complex mental health act assessments.

  • The EDT Social Worker operates outside office hours.

    The service runs from 17:00pm on weekdays until 09.00am the following day.

    At weekends and bank holidays cover is provided 24 hours a day.

  • The team is currently based at Hopwood Court, a short distance out of Blackburn town centre.

    You need to have a Social Work qualification, Approved Mental Health Practitioner status and substantial post-qualification experience in social care.

  • Experience in Childrens social work is essential.

If you are interested, please call Chris Richardson on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.

The benefits of working with SCS:

  • A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact

  • Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!

  • An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK

  • Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.

  • Payroll service twice a week.

  • Ltd and PAYE payment options available.

  • Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.

  • Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.

  • DBS disclosures provided via fast-track online services free of charge.

  • Start: 04/12/2023
  • Duration: 3 months +
  • Rate: Up to £30 per hour + 15 % bonus for unsociable hours
  • Location: Blackburn, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Contact: Chris Richardson
  • Tel: 01772 208964
  • Fax: 01772 471473
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2023-11-07 11:51:18 -

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