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Senior Practitioner - Safeguarding Team

Job reference: HQ00079722
Richmond upon Thames
Up to £35.00 per hour
Contract
Senior Practitioner

Description

This vacancy has now expired.

Senior Practitioner, Safeguarding Team

Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated senior practitioner to work full time within a safeguarding team in Richmond. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of senior practitioner practice in children's services and be registered with the HCPC.

The pay rate for this locum senior practitioner job is £35 (LTD Company Equivalent) per hour and is an initial 3 month contract.

Responsibilities of the senior practitioner:
- To safeguard and promote the welfare of young people, giving due consideration to their race, culture, religion and linguistic background.
- To ensure the provision of clear written reports to child protection conferences, reviews, planning meetings and any other purpose as required, ensuring good quality casework analysis and risk assessment is evident throughout.
- Maintain and update case notes and other records, write reports as required; if required, give evidence in court in relation to care proceedings
- To provide casework consultation to other social workers in the team as directed by the Team Leader or Head of Safeguarding. May also supervise students, trainees, less experienced professional team members, support staff or volunteers

Requirements of the senior practitioner:
- Degree or equivalent in social work
- Current HCPC registration
- Significant senior level frontline experience within children's services

Contact:
This senior practitioner job is advertised by Neil Clements; if you are interested in this position please click below to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

Reasonable Adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting us. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.