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Social Worker / Senior Practitioner – Redbridge (Ilford) – Safeguarding Team

We are currently recruiting a Social Worker or Senior Practitioner to join the Safeguarding team based in Redbridge.    

Recently rated as outstanding by OFSTED and nominated for a prestigious Local Government Chronical Award recognising the best children’s services in the country. Our client offer a family approach to the care of children in Redbridge across a range of teams including CPAT (Referral and Assessment), Community Social Work, Looked after Children, Adoption and Fostering, Children with Disabilities and family intervention teams.

If you have experience in a similar Children services role, we would love to hear from you!

Benefits of this Social Worker / Senior Practitioner role:

  • Retention payment up to £3,000
  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • 36 hour working week
  • Generous holiday allowance, 31 days plus bank holidays
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity, and adoption leave schemes
  • Flexible working arrangements and working from home
  • Access to comprehensive training and development programme  
  • Season ticket travel – interest free loan to pay for travel between work and home

What you will be doingas a Social Worker / Senior Practitioner?

  • Provide a quality social work service to children, young people and their families/carers
  • Ensure an environment which safeguards and promotes their welfare and enables children wherever possible to remain within their family and community.
  • Practice effectively, exercising higher quality judgements, in situations of increasing complexity, risk, uncertainty and challenge.

 Essential requirements of this Social Worker / Senior Practitioner role:

  • 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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Social Worker / Senior Practitioner – Redbridge (Ilford) – Safeguarding Team

Job details
Sector: Social work
Location: Ilford
Salary: £40,000 - £46,839 pa
Type: Permanent