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Senior Practitioner | Family Support (Safeguarding) | Stevenage

Job Title: Senior Practitioner | Family Support (Safeguarding) | Stevenage
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stevenage
Salary: Salary range is £34,106 - £38,052 per year
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Ongoing
REF: SPFSStevenage1701
Contact Name: Liam Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Senior Practitioner | Family Support (Safeguarding) | Stevenage

We require an experienced Senior Practitioner to work within a Family Support (Safeguarding) Team based within Stevenage. To be successful for this role, you are required to have a minimum of 2 years recent Senior Practitioner experience of working within a Family Support (Safeguarding) Team.

Permanent – Salary range is £34,106 - 38,052 per year 37 hours per week

The successful Senior Practitioner will have experience of:

  • Carrying out single assessments, Working with disabled children
  • Short breaks and direct payments, Excellent written skills
  • Child Protection, Supporting Families
  • Undertaking child protection investigations and assessments of risk/need, for cases which meet agreed threshold
  • Work closely with adult’s specialists to develop creative multi-disciplinary care plans for children who are subject to child protection or child in need plans
  • Inform the Team Manager when they consider care/PLO proceedings may need to be initiated
  • Undertake assessments and recommend to the practice manager the appropriate level of intervention and service provision

To apply for this role you must have:

  • 2 Years Post Qualifying Social Work Experience
  • Children’s Social Work Qualified
  • Be HCPC Registered
  • A relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
  • Relevant Experience working with a Family Support Team or Locality Team
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Must have Experience in Section 47

Great Benefits:

  • Welcome Payment of £1000 (After 6 months Satisfactory Service)
  • Market Forces Payment of £5,000 Per Year (Paid Monthly)
  • Relocation Package of up to £6,000 (Those choosing to re-locate – Subject to T’s & C’s)

4Recruitment Services is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and Healthcare professionals.

We offer:

  • An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral
  • HCPC certified complimentary training
  • Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment

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

To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area please contact Liam Murphy on 0208 911 1091.