Advanced Practitioner

Posted 27 July 2022
Salary £35000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work Fostering
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

A Local Authority is looking for an Advanced Practitioner to join their Community Learning Disability and Autism Team based in Bedfordshire. The role is a full-time, permanent position. You will be joining a supportive learning culture.

The ideal Advanced Practitioner will have experience working with adults and leading a team. In this vital role, you will provide leadership on risk and safeguarding and professional social work matters and to promote personalised care pathways ensuring choice and control for all eligible individuals.

Benefits for you as the Advanced Practitioner:

  • Generous Annual leave
  • Pension Scheme
  • Progression Opportunists
  • Excellent Support and Development
  • Market Supplement - £3,500
  • Additional Benefits

Your responsibilities as the Advanced Practitioner:

  • Carry a small caseload of complex cases, requiring a high level of professional skill
  • Supervise, support and mentor staff who are responsible for providing assessments
  • Support the Operation Manager to commission services efficiently and effectively within budget
  • Chairing safeguarding and strategy meetings

Requirements of you as the Advanced Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Significant experience of working within a management role
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Bedfordshire

Salary: up to £40,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 07587031100 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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