Advanced Practitioner

Posted 01 September 2022
Salary £35000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

As the Advanced Practitioner, you will be involved in specfically in recruitment, training and assessment. You will need to have had experience of working within Recruitment & Assessment within an Adoption service along with strong Safeguarding experience.

This Charity is striving to be "Outstanding" rated by Ofsted and to be successful, you will need to have an enthusiastic approach to match this organisation's ambitions and ethos and child-centred approach. This charity prides themselves on training and CPD and are advocates for an excellent work-life balance.

What is on offer for you as the Advanced Practitioner:

  • Half-day Fridays
  • Double bank holidays & Christmas off
  • Mileage paid at 0.45 ppm
  • Competitive Pension Scheme
  • Excellent CPD training
  • Own desk & car park space
  • Being a part of the development of the charity
  • Small and friendly team

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Advanced Practitioner:

  • Recruitment of Adopters
  • Assessing prospective Adopters
  • Contributing to Training
  • Family Finding
  • Supporting/deputising for the Team Manager

Requirements for you as the Advanced Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Safeguarding experience
  • Significant experience of working within an Adoption Service
  • Experience of recruitment & assessment within an Adoption service
  • A working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Adoption

Location: Yorkshire

Salary Scale: £35,000 - £39,000 doe

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny

If this role is not 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!

What do you get from working with me?

  • CV enhancement
  • Application form enhancement
  • Access to many jobs in the market
  • One central point of contact
  • Interview preparation assistance
  • Expert consultation
  • Questions answered
  • Offer negotiation