Locum IRO and CP Chair - Part Time

Posted 02 May 2023
Salary Up to £42.00 per hour
LocationCentral Bedfordshire
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameJordan Peat

Job description

A Local Authority in Bedfordshire is looking for an Independent Reviewing Officer and Child Protection Chair to join their Quality Assurance Team.

This is a Part Time Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience of chairing Child Protection conferences and Looked After Children reviews.

The Key to success in this roles is to have in depth knowledge of child protection and looked after children and the ability to oversee and scrutinise care plans where necessary.

Benefits for you as an IRO/CP Chair:

  • Highly competitive pay rate of £42.00 per hour
  • Part Time Hours - 18hrs a week, Mon, Tues, Wed
  • Home and flexible working available
  • "Good" Ofsted Inspection Result

Your responsibilities as an Independent Reviewing Officer & Child Protection Chair:

  • Involvement in LAC reviews and CP Conferences
  • Ability to provide knowledge and guidance to colleagues regarding LAC and CP proceedings
  • Legislation and Process knowledge
  • Ability to communicate effectively with children and therefore correctly advocate for them

Requirements of you as an IRO/CP Chair:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Quality Assurance, IRO or CP Chair Work
  • A valid UK driving licence and car is essential to this role

Location: Bedfordshire

Umbrella pay rate: £42.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jordan Peat on 0118 948 5555 or email jpeat@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details.

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