Senior Practitioner – Neighbourhood Team

Location: Nottingham  |  Nottinghamshire  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Kelby Sharber
Job Reference: 41547
Salary: £34 - £34
Job Status: Contract / Full Time

Seven Social Care are looking for a Senior Practitioner to work with Nottingham City Council’s Childrens Neighborhood Team. This role is initially for a period of 3 months and is paying £34.00 per hour.

The role:

The post holder will deliver high quality child care services across the range of the Department’s responsibilities to children in need and their families, carrying a reduced caseload of more complex cases and working with the Team Manager to promote high standards of practice within the team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To deliver good outcomes for children through completing assessments and progressing case plans, acting as the key worker for looked after children and those subject to a child protection plan as required.
  • To manage own workload effectively, maintaining appropriate records and producing reports as required, and making best use of the Department’s information systems.
  • To assist the Team Manager in promoting a team culture of continuous improvement, ensuring appropriate responses to new Guidance, research and information, promoting a problem solving and teamwork approach that delivers the best possible outcomes for children, and ensuring an effective contribution to local and national performance indicators for children’s services as well as the achievement of Departmental targets and standards.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Degree approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Experience: 2+ years working with children as a qualified Social Worker in the UK.
  • Compliance: Up to date HCPC registration and DBS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

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