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Senior Practitioner | QSW | Duty & Assessment | Walsall

Job Title: Senior Practitioner | QSW | Duty & Assessment | Walsall
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Walsall
Salary: Salary is £32.34 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Ongoing
Contact Name: Elliot Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Senior Practitioner | QSW | Duty & Assessment | Walsall

Contract – £32.34 per hour

A Senior Practitioner is required for the Children’s Duty & Assessment team in Walsall.

The successful Senior Practitioner will have experience of:

  • Visiting and interviewing clients to make assessments
  • Children's Services/Children in Need Experience
  • Assessing priorities and writing reports to develop care plans
  • Accepting responsibility for actions in relation to the liberty or safety of clients in emergency situations
  • Including carers and clients' families in the assessment process in line with the Equal Opportunities Act 2004
  • Liaising with colleagues and other agencies as appropriate including domiciliary, day and residential services
  • A hospital social work team which is focused on arranging safe and timely discharges for service users
  • Working on a duty Desk, Section 47s
  • Working in a high paced team, Initial Assessments
  • Liaising with Clients and Professionals/Agencies
  • Chairing Child Protection Core Groups
  • Supervised contact, Risk Assessments

What you will need:

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

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 Elliot Murphy on 0208 514 9151.