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Senior Practitioner - Family Safeguarding Team

Job Type:
Permanent
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Child Protection, Children In Need, Local Safeguarding
Seniority:
Senior Social Worker
Region:
East of England
Location:
Hertfordshire
Salary:
£44,880 to £44,880 per annum
Salary Description:
Up to £44880 per annum
Posted:
16/11/2021
Job Ref:
KW-148390

Senior Practitioner - Family Safeguarding Team - Hertfordshire - up to £44,880 per annum

Liquid Personnel currently have an opportunity for an experienced Social Worker to join the Family Safeguarding Team based in Hertfordshire.

The team in Hertfordshire is looking to expand its teams to cope with the growing demand within Social Work and is investing heavily in its people by providing training opportunities to help you to reach your full potential with the assistance and guidance of our specialist L&D teams.

The team are committed to developing motivational social work practice and you will be trained to work in this way. You will be working at the forefront of best practice to deliver first class support to vulnerable children and families which will expose you to managing complex and diverse caseloads.

Benefits as a Family Safeguarding Team Senior Practitioner include:

* Competitive salary up to £44,880 pa depending on experience (includes Market Forces payment of up to £5000)
* Welcome payment of £1000 for external appointments who have completed their ASYE.
* Relocation Expenses of up to £6000 for those candidates 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)
* Flexible working arrangements including working from home and flexi time with accessibility to equipment to work from home, for this role
* Up to 33 days annual leave entitlement
* Staff discounts in gyms, travel agents, car sales, restaurants and days out - please visit www.hertsrewards.co.uk for more details

Duties as a Family Safeguarding Team Senior Practitioner include:

* Leading less experienced staff.
* Play a key role in researching and sharing up to date social work practice alongside creating a clear vision for the future and ensuring the best outcomes for children and their families are realised.
* Excellent written and verbal skills is essential as you will need to prepare and deliver welfare reports to conferences and court hearings.
* Case work in Assessments, Child Protection, Children Looked After and Care Proceedings and an in-depth knowledge of relevant childcare legislation is necessary to undertake work in this role effectively.

Requirements as a Family Safeguarding Team Senior Practitioner include:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* Post-qualified experience
* Degree level or equivalent in Social Work

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Contact Details:
Tel: 0203 878 4727
Contact: Kieran Wright

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