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Adults Senior Practitioner Specialist Lead

  • Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
  • Location: Surrey
  • Date posted: 12-06-2018
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Care, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00003457_1528822592

Adults Senior Practitioner Specialist Lead Locality Team - Leatherhead

A well-known and well-respected Local Authority are looking for Adults Senior Practitioner Specialist Lead to take ownership of their locality team in Leatherhead. The role is full-time, and they offer an extensive list of benefits, along with their competitive salary of up to £44k.

Benefits for you as Senior Practitioner Specialist Lead:

  • Generous annual leave of 30 days
  • Contributory pension
  • Private healthcare
  • Laptop
  • Car Allowance
  • Vouchers

Responsibilities of the Senior Practitioner Specialist Lead:

  • You will be able to demonstrate a high level of understanding and commitment to the personalisation agenda and be able to demonstrate an applied knowledge of Adult Social Care legislation.
  • They will be an excellent communicator and demonstrate the skills and ability to manage and support the day to day running of a busy,
  • Managing a team helping to support Assessments within Adults Social Care settings.
  • Confident in making sound decisions that respond flexibly and quickly to changing needs that arise in a high-pressure locality team environment.
  • You will be able to develop effective partnership relationships with individuals, carers and families and positive relationships with professional health staff both within and outside the locality team.
  • You will be able to demonstrate an applied and effective knowledge of safeguarding vulnerable adults' procedures and be able to evidence this.
  • You will take accountability in developing staff practice
  • You will provide effective professional supervision to less experienced colleagues

As Senior Practitioner Specialist Lead, you will:

  • Be fully registered with the HCPC and fully qualified
  • Have experience in Adults Safeguarding
  • Have previous Team Lead experience role, managing at least two Social Workers
  • Be a car driver and owner
  • Be prepared for travel

Location: Surrey

Salary: up to £44,000 + Pension

If you can see yourself as their next Supervising Social Worker, follow the directions to apply. Or, if you have any questions about the position you can contact Fee Henderson on 0118 948 5555.

If this Senior Practitioner Specialist Lead role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities