Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Jamie Chittock
Salary: £35000 - £45000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time
Senior Practitioner | Children Looked After
£35,000 – £45,000 Per Annum.
As a Senior Practitioner, you will be working within a team based in Hertfordshire. As the post holder of this role, you will receive a competitive package of 35,000 – £45,000 Per Annum.
About the role:
- Are you a qualified, HCPC registered social worker with at least 2 years post registration experience as a social worker in a social care or multi-agency community setting?
- Do you excel in your profession and are you interested in the challenges of working in a busy, high volume, professional environment?
- You will need to be motivated and flexible with high professional standards and sound knowledge and experience of current legislation and its application to practice in a social care setting.
- An applied knowledge of The Care Act and The Mental Capacity Act and experience of undertaking safeguarding enquiries is essential alongside experience of working in complex situations using professional judgement and a range of interventions.
- You will be able to communicate in a clear, fluent, concise and jargon free way and in a courteous, calm and professional manner.
- You will have experience of, and be able to provide, professional, reflective supervision, guidance and advice to less experienced social workers, including those completing ASYE and social work students.
- A recognised Social Work qualification (Dip SW, CQSW, CSS or approved equivalent, BA Hons Social Work or other relevant degree in Social Work)
- Registration with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC)
- Experience of supervising less experienced staff
What to expect:
- You will receive professional supervision and be working in a team of motivated, dedicated and friendly colleagues.
- A competitive salary, opportunity for progression, excellent training including a thorough induction, essential training matrix linked to your role and professional development plans
Can you see yourself working in Hertfordshire?
This job is advertised by Jamie Chittock; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.
Please feel free to contact Jamie on 07520 632 940