Senior Practitioner

Posted 31 May 2024
Salary Up to £36.06 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Care
ReferenceJodie Kane_1717166454
Contact NameJodie Kane

Job description

If you're an experienced an experienced Senior Practitioner, we want to hear from you.

  • As a supervisor within Adult Services you will be responsible for planning and monitoring tasks that enables the successful delivery of the business objectives of your designated team.
  • Responsible for the effective appraisal and supervision of staff to deliver services that will achieve continuous improvement of the Council.
  • To ensure compliance with Safeguarding Adults according to all relevant local and national policy and legislation.
  • To support team members in maintaining and developing high professional standards
  • Promote a strengths based model of self-directed support to staff that seeks to enable service users and carers to determine their own solutions; which are outcome focused.
  • Directly supervise selected staff in their locality and to be responsible for the allocation of work and management of their performance.
  • Be accountable for and be aware of the financial implications of the work undertaken, including being financially astute and aware of budgetary priorities and seeking to keep projects within the set financial limit whilst at the same time supporting staff to maximise people's independence and see strength based solutions wherever possible.
  • Develop and establish high standards of practice and to be accountable for service delivery in line with departmental standards working autonomously but also accountable to your team manager at all times. 9. Liaise and work in partnership adopting a multi-disciplinary approach in line with integration plans for health and care across Hackney.
  • Work closely with the Team Manager and Consultant Social Worker towards identifying priorities and achieving appropriate balance between development and practice work.
  • Operate within an agreed performance management and budgetary framework.
  • To actively contribute to the inputting and development of Quality Assurance Framework's, including Safeguarding, which will join good work already in practice. To work in collaboration with the Quality Assurance Team and related stakeholders.

Requirements of this Social Worker job:

  • A social Work Qualification or equivalent.
  • Understanding of relevant legislation.
  • Continual professional development.
  • Social Work England registered.

What you need:

  • QSW Status - including qualification, Social Work England registration and completed ASYE
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience
  • Right to work in the UK

Benefits of working with Remedy

  • A personal one-one service from your highly experienced dedicated consultant.
  • Top tier supplier across London giving us first access to jobs
  • Referral bonus - up to £250* per person placed.
  • Double payrolls each week.

*Terms & Conditions apply

You will be required to fully register with Remedy for all locum positions.

Remedy Social Care is a APSCo Standard agency and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the vulnerable. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS. Our objective is to be an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from everyone with suitable skills and ability regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief. All applications will be accepted and reviewed solely on merit.