Senior Practitioner - Child Protection - Staffordshire

Recruiter
Social Link Recruitment Ltd
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
£30 per hour
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
17 Nov 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Practitioner | Child Protection | Staffordshire

Social Link Recruitment requires an experienced Senior Practitioner to work within a Child Protection team based in Staffordshire.

Due to the nature of this role, our client has specified that candidates who apply for this position must have a minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience working in a similar team.

If you are interested in this role, you will need experience of the following:

  • Child Protection case work, Care proceedings and permanency planning
  • Excellent assessment and report writing skills
  • Undertaking initial investigations
  • Undertaking core investigations
  • Operating under the remit of the Children's Act, 1989
  • Attending Child Protection meetings
  • Managing a high caseload
  • Supporting junior members of the team

To apply for this role, you must have:

  • A relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
  • A HCPC Registration
  • Eligibility to work within the UK
  • A valid UK driving licence

The salary range is between £30-35ph depending on experience.

Social Link Recruitment is a forward thinking, dynamic social care recruitment agency making a difference. We link quality candidates to clients, by building strong and professional relationships with our core focus being that of the end user - people in need.

To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area please contact Amy Archer at Social Link Recruitment.