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Strategic Safeguarding Lead - Adult Services

  • Salary: £45 - £50 per hour
  • Location: London
  • Date posted: 09-12-2020
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: J826_1607515960

A London Borough is looking for a Strategic Safeguarding Lead to join their Adult's Services. This is a Locum Social Work role.

This Borough is looking for a highly skilled Social Work Professional with extensive experience in Strategic Safeguarding work. With the planned start date of the 4th of January for 6 month-long contract, someone with experience in a Service Management or Head of Service level post would be ideal to fulfil the requirements of this position. In the duration of this post, a new hybrid Safeguarding model will be brought in also - the ability to adapt and work with this is key.

Benefits for you as a Strategic Safeguarding Lead:

  • Competitive pay rate of £45.00 - £50.00 per hour
  • Full home working available currently
  • A rare opportunity in today's climate
  • Great chance to enhance your CV

Your responsibilities as a Strategic Safeguarding Lead:

  • Leading on Section 44 commissioning and systems reviews with other Senior Management
  • Presenting to a wide range of Partners in regards to new Safeguarding plans
  • Working alongside a new Operational Manager to train and support 6 new SAM's
  • Act as a point of advice when discussing Safeguarding policies and procedures and review appropriately
  • Work in collaboration with the Audit Manager to review and analyse practice and process of Safeguarding cases
  • Be involved in report writing and project work to throughout the contract

Requirements of you as a Strategic Safeguarding Lead:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Safeguarding and Strategic work

Location: London

Pay rate: £45.00 - £50.00 per hour

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

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