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Locum Practice Manager - Safeguarding

  • Salary: negotiable
  • Location: Medway, Kent
  • Date posted: 21-09-2017
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00002761_1506007401

Charles Hunter Associates are currently seeking an experienced Practice Manager to join Medway Council's Children's Social Services on a rolling locum basis.

You will need to have considerable experience in supervising and supporting experienced and newly qualified social workers (ASYE). You will support them within a pod structure to provide safe, high quality casework to children and families that comply with legislation, guidance and local policies and procedures, and achieve positive outcomes; in addition, you will need to have sound knowledge and experience in working with children and their families under the Child in need, Child protection and children looked after procedure as well as experience in working with families under Public Law outline and care proceedings.

Why choose Charles Hunter Associates?

  • Your own dedicated consultant with specialist market and sector knowledge
  • Access to the widest variety of social work jobs across 180 authorities and private organisations throughout the UK
  • Prompt and reliable payroll which runs weekly
  • Free access to our online social work training portal with CPD materials - worth £500 a year
  • Competitive Pay rate negotiable dependent on experience level
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • £250 referral fee if you refer a friend or colleague looking for work

You must have:

  • HCPC registration
  • Clear, Enhanced DBS
  • Social Work Qualification
  • Demonstrable experience in supervising and supporting staff

If you wish apply or would like a detailed Job Description, please contact Helen Rudd on 0118 948 5555 or Alternatively, you can apply through the website.