Children and families

We work with the NHS trusts, social services departments, voluntary and charitable organisations as well as private clients across the UK.

Children and families social work is seen as one of the most difficult yet rewarding areas of social work. The roles can be highly specialised, extremely sensitive and there is a continuous demand for qualified children's practitioners.

We pride ourselves on working with high quality candidates that genuinely want to help to protect some of the most vulnerable individuals in our society. Our workers are resourceful, child focused, outcome focused and dedicated individuals. 

We work hard to ensure that we find the very best opportunities from both a career and financial satisfaction aspect for our candidates. 

Our Frontline and Local Authorities desk offer a variety of children roles across the UK. 

We recruit for a variety of children teams which includes:

  • Referral and assessment (R&A)
  • Duty and assessment
  • Child protection (CP)
  • Initial response
  • Looked after children (LAC)
  • Children in need (CIN)
  • Family support
  • Fostering 
  • Adoption
  • Leaving care
  • Children with disabilities (CWD)
  • Youth offending (YOT)

To join our team contact us or register now.

Jobs 1-25 of 39 (2 pages)
  1. Band 6 Social Worker - Transition Team - Cheshire

    Cheshire - Temporary/Locum

    Pulse is now recruiting for a Social Worker to join our client’s transition team based in Cheshire, on a full-time locum basis. The candidate in post will work with service...

    Posted 1 day ago Save to favourites View / apply
  2. Lead Social Worker - CAMHS - Hertfordshire

    Hertfordshire - Permanent, £32,000

    Pulse is working with a leading private CAMHS unit based in Hertfordshire, who are looking to expand their team with a Lead Social Worker. Offering a competitive salary, you...

    Posted 2 days ago Save to favourites View / apply
  3. Band 6 Social Worker - CAMHS Tier 4 - Middlesex

    Middlesex - Temporary/Locum

    Pulse is recruiting to an exciting opportunity based in Middlesex for an experienced Social Worker to join our client’s Tier 4 CAMHS team on a full-time locum basis. This is...

    Posted 6 days ago Save to favourites View / apply
  4. Social Worker - CAMHS Practitioner - South Yorkshire

    South Yorkshire - Temporary/Locum

    Our client is now seeking an experienced Social Worker to join their forward-thinking and dynamic team on a full-time locum basis. It is essential that you are HCPC...

    Posted 1 week, 3 days ago Save to favourites View / apply
  5. Band 6 Social Worker - CAMHS - Bury

    Lancashire - Temporary/Locum

    A new opportunity has opened for a Band 6 CAMHS Social Worker to join a well-established NHS Foundation Trust based in Lancashire. This position is 37 hours a week for an...

    Posted 2 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
  6. Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner - Doncaster

    Yorkshire and the Humber - Temporary/Locum

    Pulse have a new opportunity for a Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner to join a well-established NHS trust based in Yorkshire. This is a full time placement, working Monday to Friday...

    Posted 2 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
  7. Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner - Bradford

    West Yorkshire - Temporary/Locum

    An exciting opportunity has opened for a Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner to join a dynamic Private team based in Bradford. This position is available to start as soon as possible,...

    Posted 2 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
  8. Social Worker - CAMHS - East Sussex

    East Sussex - Temporary/Locum

    Pulse are recruiting for a HCPC registered Social Worker to join a tier 4 CAMHS service in East Sussex.   The candidate appointed will be working within a CAMHS Psychiatric...

    Posted 3 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
  9. Band 6 Social Worker - CAMHS SPOA - Huntingdon

    Cambridgeshire - Temporary/Locum, £16.00 to £21.00 per hour

    Our client currently has an exciting new opportunity for a band 6 Qualified Social Worker to join a CAMHS Single Point of Access team within a dynamic NHS trust based in. The...

    Posted 1 month ago Save to favourites View / apply
  10. CAMHS Case Manager or Therapist - Cheshire

    Cheshire - Temporary/Locum

    Our client currently has an exciting new opportunity for a CAMHS Case Manager/Therapist to join the team at a well-stablished NHS trust based in Cheshire. The role is...

    Posted 1 month, 1 week ago Save to favourites View / apply
  11. Band 7 CAMHS Social Worker - Cambridgeshire

    Cambridgeshire - Temporary/Locum

    Our client currently has an exciting new opportunity for a Band 7 Qualified Social Worker to join a CAMHS team within a well-stablished NHS trust based in Cambridgeshire. The...

    Posted 1 month, 1 week ago Save to favourites View / apply
  12. Senior Mental Health Practitioner - Oxfordshire

    Oxfordshire - Temporary/Locum, £22.00 to £26.00 per hour

    Pulse's NHS client based in Oxfordshire is now seeking an experienced Senior Mental Health Practitioner to join their CAMHS service, providing therapy to service users with...

    Posted 1 month, 1 week ago Save to favourites View / apply
  13. Band 7 CAMHS Social Worker - Taunton

    Somerset - Temporary/Locum

    Our client currently has an exciting new opportunity for a Band 7 Qualified Social Worker to join a CAMHS team within a well-stablished NHS trust based in Somerset. The role...

    Posted 1 month, 1 week ago Save to favourites View / apply
  14. Band 6 Social Worker - Paediatric Learning Disabilities - Belfast

    Antrim - Temporary/Locum

    Pulse is now seeking to recruit a Qualified Social Worker, to join our client’s paediatric learning disabilities service in Belfast. This post is available to start...

    Posted 1 month, 1 week ago Save to favourites View / apply
  15. Band 6 Social Worker - Early Intervention - Buckinghamshire

    Buckinghamshire - Temporary/Locum

    Are you a Social Worker looking for your next role offering great rates of pay?   Pulse is recruiting for a Qualified Band 6 Social Worker to join an Early Intervention Team,...

    Posted 1 month, 1 week ago Save to favourites View / apply
  16. Band 6 CAMHS Social Worker - West Yorkshire

    West Yorkshire - Temporary/Locum

    Our client currently has an exciting new opportunity for a Band 6 Qualified Social Worker to join a CAMHS team within a private practice based in West Yorkshire. The role is...

    Posted 1 month, 1 week ago Save to favourites View / apply
  17. CAMHS Band 6 Social Worker - Mental Health - Huddersfield

    West Yorkshire - Temporary/Locum

    Pulse is recruiting for a Qualified Social Worker who has previous experience working within CAMHS mental health, for a role based in a NHS Trust in Huddersfield. The...

    Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
  18. Social Worker - CAMHS - Broadway

    Worcestershire - Permanent, £30,225

    Are you Qualified Social Worker looking for a unique part time CAMHS role, working from Monday – Friday? Pulse is seeking a Social Worker to join a specialist hospital who...

    Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
  19. CAMHS Practitioner - Band 6 - Birkenhead

    Merseyside - Temporary/Locum

    Pulse is now recruiting for a CAMHS practitioner to join a busy and expanding team, based in a well-established NHS trust. The role is available to start as soon as possible,...

    Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
  20. CAMHS Multi-Disciplinary Pathway Worker Band 6 - Gillingham

    Kent - Temporary/Locum

    Why join Pulse?  • HireVue online interviews  • Our vacancies offer a true work/life balance  • Access to high-quality voluntary training • Variety of opportunities in both...

    Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
  21. Band 5 or 6 Care Co-ordinator - CAMHS Eating Disorders - Wigan

    Greater Manchester - Temporary/Locum

    Pulse is currently looking for a band 5 or 6 care co-ordinator specialising in CAMHS Eating Disorders, to join a busy team at a NHS trust based in Greater Manchester.  The...

    Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
  22. Social Worker - CAMHS Crisis Team - Middlesex

    Middlesex - Temporary/Locum

    Pulse is recruiting for a Qualified Social Worker to join a CAMHS Mental Health Team, based at a well-established NHS trust in Middlesex. This post is available to start...

    Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
  23. CAMHS Social Worker - North London

    London - Permanent, £35,000 to £40,000

    Are you Qualified Social Worker looking to join a leading independent CAMHS service in London? Pulse is seeking a Social Worker to join a specialist private hospital who...

    Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
  24. Band 6 CAMHS Social Worker - Oldham

    Lancashire - Temporary/Locum

    Pulse are recruiting for a Qualified Social Worker who has previous experience working within CAMHS, for a role based in our clients NHS Trust in Oldham. The position...

    Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
  25. Social Worker - South East London

    London - Temporary/Locum

    Pulse is currently seeking a Qualified Social Worker who has previous experience working within CAMHS, for a role based in our clients NHS Trust in London. The position...

    Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago Save to favourites View / apply
Jobs 1-25 of 39 (2 pages)