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Adoption Social Worker/Senior Practitioner-Charity

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: Greater Manchester
  • Date posted: 06-12-2019
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Adoption, Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00007105_1575626217

A large Charity is looking for Social Worker/Senior Practitioner to join their Adoption team based in the Wigan area. As the Social Worker/ Senior Practitioner, you will be providing support to adoptive parents.

As the Social Worker/Senior Practitioner, you are required to have experience with children and families and be competent with the Adoption and Children act, along with relevant legislation. You will be providing guidance, training, counselling and advice to families that require support.

Benefits for you as a Social Worker:

  • Generous Annual Leave
  • Pension Scheme
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Sick Pay
  • Enhanced Maternity Pay
  • Private Health Care
  • Additional Benefits

Your responsibilities as a Social Worker:

  • Competent with the Adoption and Children Act
  • Manage Projects and Developments
  • Supervise Adoption Social Workers
  • Promote, Develop and Deliver Training Programmes

Requirements of you as a Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England Registration
  • Experience of working within Adoption
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Greater Manchester/ Merseyside

Salary: £35,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on 0118 948 5555 or for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details.

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