Senior Practitioner - Youth Justice Service

Posted 18 January 2023
Salary £44000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
LocationNorth London
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

An evolving local Authority is looking for a Senior Practitioner to join their Youth Justice Service based in North London. As the Senior Practitioner, you will provide effective interventions that produce positive outcomes for young people, families and communities This role is full-time, and permanent.

As the ideal Senior Practitioner, you will need experience within social work and criminal justice practice. You will need to be committed and have the drive to join this local authority through exciting changes and improvements.

Benefits for you as the Senior Practitioner:

  • Generous Annual leave
  • Car Allowance
  • Career Progression Scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Additional Benefits

Your responsibilities as the Senior Practitioner:

  • Manage a complex caseload of high risk young people and Looked After Children, subject to YOS intervention.
  • Work closely with family, schools and key agencies to address the factors leading to offending.
  • Provide a source of specialist advice and professional consultation on complex cases to the wider multi agency team.
  • Develop effective intervention plans.

Requirements of you as the Senior Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid registration with Social Work England
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: North London

Salary: up to £55,000

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

If this role is not 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!