Senior Practitioner- Court Team

Posted 16 January 2024
Salary £42000 - £51000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
LocationSouth East London
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

A Local Authority who have been rated "Outstanding" via Ofsted for there Children Social Care Services is looking for a Senior Practitioner for their Court Team in South East London. This is a full-time permanent position.

This Local Authority have a framework of having a positive impact of engagement with families, staff morals and motivation across the service. The ideal Social Worker will have experience working within a Court team.

Benefits for you as a Senior Practitioner:

  • 31 Days Annual leave plus Bank Holiday
  • Flexiable working
  • Pension Scheme
  • £2,000 retention payment
  • £2,000 golden hello
  • Staff Benefits Scheme
  • Training and Development
  • Additional Benefits

Your responsibilities as a Senior Practitioner:

  • Leading, influencing, encouraging and managing your team
  • Write reports to a high standard, evidence based for court and adoption panel
  • Undertake assessments
  • Undertake direct work with children and have the child at the centre of all care work planning

Requirements of you as a Senior Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Significant experience of working within Children and Families
  • Experience of working within a Senior/Managerial position
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: South East London

Salary: up to £51,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 07587031100 or for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this Senior Practitioner 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!