Senior Practitioner- Looked After Children

Posted 18 January 2023
Salary £42000 - £53000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
LocationSouth East London
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial 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 Looked After Children 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 Senior Practitioner will have experience working with Looked After Children teams.

Benefits for you as a Senior Practitioner:

  • 31 Days Annual leave plus Bank Holiday
  • Flexiable working
  • Pension Scheme
  • Relocation Payment of up to £8,000
  • Our Choice Benefits
  • Staff Benefits Scheme
  • Training and Development
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as a Senior Practitioner:

  • Support young people to return home to their family and securing permanence
  • Work closely with our adoption and fostering teams
  • Work with a range of partners to secure the best possible outcomes for our looked after children

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
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: South East London

Salary: up to £53,000

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!