Senior Practitioner

Posted 17 August 2022
Salary £40000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

A Kent-based Local Authority is looking for a Senior Practitioner to oversee social work activity for the Regional Adoption Agency. As the Senior Practitioner, you will be providing oversight, guidance and advice on social work activity. This role is a full-time, and permanent position.

You will be joining this local authority's vision on supporting Children and Young people to make them feel safe and secure. As the ideal Senior Practitioner will need experience of multi agency working. You will need to be committed and have the drive to match this Local Authority's ambitions.

Benefits for you as the Senior Practitioner:

  • 27 Days Annual leave
  • Car Allowance
  • Retention Payment - £2,000
  • Career Progression Scheme
  • Relocation Scheme
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Senior Practitioner:

  • Suppoort the team to work within legislative and policy frameworks
  • Oversee and lead the progression of complex cases
  • Work with children and families in a variety of contexts
  • Support the Team manager in recruitment and induction of new staff

Requirements of you as the Senior Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid registration with Social Work England
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Kent

Salary: up to £45,000 + retention payment

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 07587 031 100 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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!