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Senior Practitioner - Looked After Children

  • Salary: Up to £32 per hour
  • Location: Staffordshire
  • Date posted: 28-08-2019
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00004336_1567001768

Staffordshire County Council are looking to recruit Locum Senior Practitioner to join their Looked After Children Team.

Benefits for the Locum Senior Practitioner

  • You will be working for a Local Authority with one of the best staff retention rates in the West Midlands
  • Pay rate of £32.34 per hour
  • Secure 6 month contract
  • Plenty of opportunities for learning and development which can lead to career progression
  • A dedicated CHA Consultant to aid you through the interview and job onboarding process

Responsibilities of the Locum Senior Practitioner:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of key social work legislation
  • Writing statements of evidence for court
  • Work with children subject to Child Protection plans
  • Demonstrate knowledge of methods for planning and reviewing services for Looked After Children
  • Managing a complex social work caseload

Requirements of the Locum Senior Practitioner

  • HCPC registration
  • Clear enhanced DBS
  • Social Work Qualification and a minimum of 5 years post qualifying experience

Pay rate: £32.34 per hour

Location: Staffordshire

If you are interested in this social work vacancy and wish to apply, please follow the application instructions stated on the website or contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Cassie Hoskings on 0118 948 5555.

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