Senior Practitioner - Children's Safeguarding Team

Posted 28 September 2022
Salary Up to £42.00 per hour
LocationKingston upon Thames
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

Achieving For Children is looking for a Senior Practitioner to join their Children's Safeguarding Team. This is a Locum Social Work role based in Kingston.

The ideal Senior Practitioner will have extensive experience in Safeguarding and be able to make effective decisions concerning the futures of children and young people. Your role is vital as you will need to be competent enough in your work to provide advice to others in the team.

Benefits for you as a Safeguarding Senior Practitioner:

  • Highly competitive pay rates up to £42.00 per hour
  • "Outstanding" Ofsted inspection results
  • Home and flexible working available
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV

Your responsibilities as a Safeguarding Senior Practitioner:

  • Manage a complex caseload
  • Take part in court proceedings
  • Constant monitoring and reviewing of cases
  • Work with other agencies and Social Work Professionals to create the best possible outcomes for children and young people involved in cases
  • Be able to provide guidance to others in the team when necessary

Requirements of you as a Safeguarding Senior Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Frontline work at this level

Location: Kingston, London

Umbrella pay rate: up to £42.00 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

If this role isn't 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!