Senior Practitioner

Posted 08 July 2024
Salary Up to £34.87 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Care
ReferenceJodie Kane_1720447784
Contact NameJodie Kane

Job description

Key Responsibilities

We require Senior Social workers to work within the Looked after Children team, based in our new offices of Thomas Hardy House in the heart of Enfield. To undertake assessment and social work services to users and carers arising out of the council's statutory duties and powers under legislation, Council and Group policy.

* To work in accordance with the guidelines set out by local government and to make appropriate use of Group and independent resources.

* To participate in duty team /or rota.

* To ensure cases within the service are progressed in a timely manner, that the most vulnerable children are safeguarded and that up to date research informs all interventions

* To participate in duty team/or rota completing contacts, referrals and undertaking sec47 enquiries and child and family assessments

* To undertake Care Proceedings and to represent the Local Authority at Court. Extensive Court experience is essential for this role.

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.