Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Alex Foden
Salary: £29691 - £38769
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time
Senior Practitioner, Child and Family Assessment Team
£29,691 – £ 38,769 + Up to £10,000 Market Supplement and £3000 Retention Bonus
About the role:
- To ensure that all vulnerable children in need and children in care receive a service that reflects the Department’s commitment to safeguarding and putting the needs of individual children first
- To model good practice that reflects a value based approach to working with children and their families and is child-centred.
- To work in partnership with service users, to undertake focussed assessments, plans and reviews that have clear objectives and outcome measures.
- To work directly with children and young people to establish their wishes and feelings, using a variety of techniques, as required.
Requirements of a Social Worker:
- HCPC Registered
- Experience of working with children and families
- Experience of direct work with children and young people
- Recognised social work qualification
- Care driver and Full Licence
What to expect:
- Market Supplement payment of up to £10k per annum for Senior Practitioners and £7k per annum for Social Workers performing to the set objectives (applicable after 6 months service and subject to performance and continued corporate approval)
- Retention payment up to £3,000 per annum
- Generous annual leave entitlement – 25 days rising to 30 after 5 years’ service
- Flexible working to enable work life balance
- Relocation packages
- Reflective supervision and management support
- Excellent training opportunities and an established CPD programme
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