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Senior Practitioner

  • £28 - £30 per hour
  • Sunderland
  • Posted: 31/10/2019
  • Contract
  • Job Ref: V49101437

Job Details

A Qualified Social Worker is required to work in a busy Child Protection Team within Children's Services in the Sunderland area

As a Qualified Social Worker your main responsibilities will be to:-

• Safeguard children and their families
• Undertaking Section 47 investigations, carrying child protection cases and working with Looked After Children
• Attend Court and write court reports
• Manage a case load of complex cases
• LAC reviews, Care Conferences and Child Protection Meetings
• Initiate Public Law Outline and Court Proceedings

To apply for this Qualified Social Work role you will need:-
• To be registered with HCPC
• BA/MA/BSc/MSc Social Work, CQSW, DipSW, CSS or CCETSW approved equivalent).
• To have 2 years plus post qualifying experience
• To be up to date with legislation
• To have worked within a Child Protection team previously

Additional Benefits for this role:-
• Home and flexible working
• £200 per week paid support with accommodation/travel for those proven to be from outside of the North East. Please note this is not applicable to applicants based within the North East
• There are training & development opportunities to help develop skills
• Senior management support who do listen

This is an agency post and Pertemps can offer you:-

Dedicated consultant who has access to all roles across the UK and is available for you to speak to, easy registration process, referral schemes and incentives, ongoing compliance managed for you, prompt and reliable payroll and lots more.

Please contact Josh Sharp on 0161 5091045 or email @