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Locum Senior Practitioner - Substance Misuse

  • Salary: £30 per hour
  • Location: Hackney, London
  • Date posted: 11-05-2017
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00001911_1494495627

Hackney Council are currently looking for a Locum Senior Practitioner to join their Substance Misuse Service. Experience working as a senior practitioner and within substance misuse is essential.


Roles and Responsibilities:
* To provide information, advice or signpost customers to a range of universal services based on the outcome of assessments and ensure appropriate referral of complex Telecare case requests.
* Liaise with the Reablement services to ensure a seamless delivery of services from assessment to reablement.
* Promote a model of self-directed support with service users and carers to enable them to determine their own solutions, which are outcome focused.
* Directly supervise selected staff in their locality and to be responsible for the allocation of work and management of their performance.
* Be accountable for and be aware of the financial implications of the work undertaken, including monitoring the equipment budget and to keep projects within the set financial limit.


Why choose Charles Hunter Associates?
* Your own dedicated specialist consultant
* 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
* Pay rate £30.00 per hour
* 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


If you wish apply or what a detailed Job Description, please contact Emily Game 0118 948 5555 or egame@charecruitment.com. Alternatively, you can apply through the website. Managers are looking to interview shortly, so please do not hesitate to give me a call!