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The welfare of children is so important, and with over 75,000 children in the care system in England and Wales, having a care plan in place is vital to their future. Are you the type of person that can truly make a difference to a young persons life?

Following a recent secondment of a staff member within the council, Bluestones Medical are currently recruiting for a well-experienced qualified social worker to undertake the role of Independent Reviewing Office for a local Merseyside council. This is a 6 month placement, with the view to extend afterwards.


Working as an I.R.O., you should have a flexible attitude to work with the ability to practise independently to get the best results needed.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 issues affecting the UK, this will be a primarily home-based role, with a lot of the case loads being carried out over telephone and video conferencing.

To be considered for this role, you should have extensive knowledge of legislation and statutory guidance of child social care and must also have knowledge of the I.R.O. handbook.

This council is looking for the right person for their team to start in mid-July 2020, and for this reason we are currently fast-tracking applicants to ensure they are fully compliant and ready for work with ourselves within 2 weeks of application.

Why work with Bluestones Medical?:
Bluestones Medical is a highly regarded health care agency based in the North West of England. We have a long history of supplying high-quality, fully compliant nurses, healthcare assistants and social workers to both public and private sectors.

You will get a dedicated consultant, who will work closely with you to understand what you job roles you want and need, and to help make this happen. We also offer 24/7 out-of-hour support, so there will always be somebody to answer your call.

We offer weekly payroll, with various payment options considered. Our pay rates are competitive, and regularly reviewed.

For more information please click “Apply” where one of our consultants will call you immediately to discuss this job opportunity.

You can also reach our team directly on 01244555020, or email

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