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Senior Practitioner - Therapeutic Fostering Agency

  • Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Kent
  • Date posted: 03-12-2019
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00006966_1575392405

A well-known Therapeutic Fostering Agency is looking for a Senior Practitioner of their team in Kent. As the Senior Practitioner, you will be, offering supervisory support and formal supervision to both qualified and unqualified workers. This role is full-time and permanent.

The ideal Social Worker will have therapeutic and fostering experience and will be integral to the organisation's plans to remain "Outstanding" rated.

Benefits for you as the Senior Practitioner:

  • 30 Days Annual leave
  • Car Allowance
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Senior Practitioner:

  • Building relationships with Foster Carers and Foster Children
  • Supervising & Training Foster Carers and Staff
  • Promoting the welfare of Children placed with Foster Carers
  • Attending LAC Reviews
  • Safeguarding Children

Requirements of you as Senior Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Working knowledge or experience of therapeutic practice
  • Experience of working within a Senior/Managerial position
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Kent
Salary: up to £41,000 + Car Allowance or Company Car

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

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