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Senior Practitioner - Child Protection Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Children and Families Services, Child Protection
Seniority:
Social Worker, Senior Social Worker
Region:
North West
Location:
Sefton
Salary:
£27.89 per hour
Posted:
19/06/2019
Job Ref:
UHA-93084

Senior Practitioner - Child Protection Team - Sefton -  £27.89 per hour

Sefton are looking for a senior practitioner to contribute to the operational delivery of an effective Children's Social Care Service as part of a team responsible for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and young people continuously improving outcomes.     

The candidate is to be responsible for social work provision including managing own caseload whilst managing the reputation of the Department and Council and complying with national and service procedures and guidance.    

An experienced practitioner with considerable experience in the field expected to undertake complex cases including assessment and management of risks. Recognised by peers as a source of reliable knowledge and expertise demonstrating critical knowledge of the range of theories and models for social work intervention. Expected to oversee the teaching and assessment of social work students carrying out practice learning placements as required. Required to give evidence in court in relation to care proceedings   

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • CV enhancement
  • Supportive team

Duties Include:

  • Initial/Core Assessments
  • Section 17s, Section 7s and Section 47s
  • Attending Children in Need Meetings
  • Attending Pre Birth Conferences
  • Supervised contact
  • Child protection visits
  • Pre Birth Assessments
  • Risk Assessments
  • Court and Welfare Reports
  • Court Attendance
  • Liaising with other agencies
  • Conference and core group work
  • Looked after Children placements
Essential Requirements:
  • HCPC registration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Post-qualified experience

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly 
  • Twice weekly payroll 
  • 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 swapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

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 schemes.

Contact Details:
Tel: 01612356960
Contact: Usman Hameed

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