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Child Protection Chair & Independent Reviewing Officer

  • Salary: £38 - £45 per hour
  • Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
  • Date posted: 04-01-2021
  • Sector: Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: SPCHAIR_1609772615

Child Protection Chair & Independent Reviewing Officer

Remote working - Apply today!

We have the pleasure in working with Swindon Borough Council who are looking for someone to chair CP conferences and looked after reviews, but primarily conferences. The work will be remote!

What's on offer for the Social Worker?

  • Excellent rate of pay £38 - 45.00 negotiable.
  • A stable and well supported working environment.
  • Contract stability due to demand for the service.

Responsibilities of the Social Worker:

  • Substantial experience of social work practice with children and young people, including responsibility for allocated child protection casework and direct work with children and families. The candidate should have at least 5 years post qualifying experience and preferably in management.
  • Substantial experience of chairing complex multi-agency and multi-professional meetings in a way that encourages constructive participation and focuses on the needs of the child and the decisions that must be taken.
  • Experience of working with professionals and managers from partner agencies, and a sound understanding of the roles and responsibilities of the professional network within children's services

You must have:

  • Social Work England registration.
  • A clear enhanced DBS on the update service.
  • Current HCPC registration

If you would like to request further information and/or register your interest in this role, email me your CV to: Or call 07984 466 395