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Senior Practitioner - Looked After Children

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children, Children In Need
Social Worker, Senior Social Worker
£32 per hour
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Senior Practitioner - Looked After Children - Luton - £32p/h

A senior practitioner is required to join my client in Luton on their looked after children team. The successful candidate will be a qualified social worker who has extensive previous experience in children's services. Candidates who have worked in or are currently working in a similar or the same position, or who have experience of working with children under protection plans will be preferable.

Benefits of an LAC Social Worker are:

  • Autonomy in role
  • Laptop and phone provided
  • Stable local authority
  • Long term contract 
  • Career progression 
  • Regular supervision
  • Training opportunities 
As a Children's Social Worker, you must already have experience in:

  • Liaising with other professionals
  • Relevant legislation
  • Core assessments
  • Child protection meetings
  • Case conferences
  • Attending LAC reviews  
  • Holding complex cases
  • Working with children on child protection plans, looked after children and children in need
  • Child protection care proceedings
  • Attending court
  • Court reports
  • Working with new Public Law Outline (PLO)
  • Section 47s

As a qualified Social Worker, you MUST be:

  • HCPC registered 
  • Eligible to work in the UK 
  • A holder of a social work degree
  • A full UK license holder

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly 
  • Twice weekly payroll 
  • Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with “My Liquid Rewards”
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
  • “Refer a Friend” bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place*
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

For more information please contact

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 235 6823
Contact: Chloe Fenton

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