Senior Practitioner, Family Support Team | Thurrock

Location: Grays  |  Essex  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Alex Foden
Job Reference: 31594
Salary: £29691 - £38769
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Senior Practitioner, Family Support Team


£29,691 – £ 38,769 + Up to £10,000 Market Supplement and £3000 Retention Bonus

About the role:

  • To safeguard vulnerable children and young people
  • To provide a high quality, professional casework service which meets desired outcomes to all Children & Family service users in the most complex family situations
  • To promote children living with their family where safe to do so.
  • To comply with legislation, statutory guidance and local policies and procedures.

Requirements of a Senior Practitioner:

  • 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
  • Able to take a lead within the service on a specialist area to promote knowledge across Children’s, Services and partner agencies

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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Please feel free to contact Alex on 07983 547 682 or at [email protected]