Senior Practitioner, Joint Police Team

Location: Welwyn  |  Hertfordshire  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Vincent Lagos
Job Reference: 33696
Salary: £42306 - £42306
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Senior Practitioner, Joint Police (Joint Child Protection Investigation Team – JCPIT)

Welwyn, Hertfordshire

Up to £42,306 Per Annum.

About the role:

  • JCPIT is based within the Police Headquarters in Welwyn Garden City and is a team where Social Workers and Police Officers work together on joint S47 child protection investigations ensuring that children are safeguarded from risk of further and/or imminent significant harm.
  • The cases that progress to JCPIT are the ones where there is evidence that the child has suffered significant harm, where there is evidence of crime having been committed and thus a joint S47 child protection investigation should be undertaken.

Requirements of the Senior Practitioner:

  • Child Protection Experience
  • You will be focussed on helping children and families to change their lives for the better
  • In-depth knowledge of relevant childcare legislation
  • A Social Worker Qualification,
  • HCPC registration

What to expect:

  • Market Forces payment of up to £5000
  • Welcome payment of £1000 for all external appointments
  • Relocation Expenses of up to £6000 for those candidate that need to relocate for the role
  • Car lease scheme
  • Free parking at all of our sites
  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Up to 33 days annual leave entitlement
  • Staff discounts in gyms, travel agents, car sales, restaurants and days out
  • Can you see yourself working in Hertfordshire?