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Independent Reviewing Officer | CP & LAC

Job Title: Independent Reviewing Officer | CP & LAC
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bury, Greater Manchester
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 - 6 months
REF: IRO|Bury|2203_1521715537
Contact Name: Luke Mathurin
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Independent Reviewing Officer | CP & LAC Reviews | Bury

We require an experienced Independent Reviewing Officer to work within a Child Protection team based within Bury. To be successful for this role, you are required to have a minimum of 4 years recent Independent Reviewing Officer experience of working within a Child Protection team.

The successful Independent Reviewing Officer will be required:

  • To provide an independent chairing service for multi-agency and departmental meetings in matters relating to Child Protection and Looked after Children.
  • To facilitate inter-agency and departmental working in relation to Child Protection and Looked after Children through effective communication with all relevant agencies.
  • To promote and monitor adherence to the Child Protection procedures, the statutory requirements for Looked after Children to enable a consistent and high quality service to children and their families who are receiving services from the Department

The successful Independent Reviewing Officer will have experience of:

  • Independent Reviews
  • Working Independently
  • Writing Reports
  • Chairing Child Protection Conferences
  • Chairing Meetings
  • Looked After Children reviews
  • Court Work


To apply for this role you must have:

  • A relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
  • Be HCPC Registered
  • Be eligible to work within the UK
  • Be a car driver


Salary is £35ph.

4Social Work is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and care professionals. We offer:

  • An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral
  • HCPC certified complimentary training
  • 24 hour one on one specialist social work consultant based within your geographical area
  • 4Social Work Employee Benefits Programme
  • Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment


Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Social Work is an equal opportunities employer.

To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area please contact Luke Mathurin on 0208 514 9134.

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