Senior Practitioner - Children Looked After Team

Posted 24 November 2022
Salary Up to £37.00 per hour
LocationKingston upon Thames
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Local Authority in Southwest London is looking for a Senior Practitioner to join their Children Looked After and Permanence Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have sound experience and knowledge of working in a CLA environment at this level. The key to success in this role is to be able to work confidently in a busy environment from the beginning of the contract.

Benefits for you as a Children Looked After Senior Practitioner:

  • Highly competitive pay rate of £37.00 per hour
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • "Good" Ofsted inspection results
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV

Your responsibilities as a Children Looked After Senior Practitioner:

  • Take hold of a complex caseload dealing with court cases
  • Work to create trusting relationships with children and families
  • Work cohesively with connected services to ensure the best possible outcomes are reached
  • Provide advice and guidance to others in the team when needed

Requirements of you as a Children Looked After Senior Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of CLA and court work
  • A valid UK driving licence and vehicle is preferred

Location: Kingston, London

Umbrella pay rate: £37.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details
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