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Service Co-ordinator for Child Protection Conferences

Service Co-ordinator for Child Protection Conferences

  • Location

    South East England, England

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    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £250.00 - £300.00 per day + Depending on experience

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    Holly Astrop

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking an experienced Service Co-ordinator for Child Protection Conferences for a Local Authority based in South East England.

Job Purpose

Manage and develop a team of Child Protection Chairs (CPCs) and Independent Reviewing Officers (IROs), engaging and consulting with key stakeholders across the council and external partners, to support business efficiency and service improvement.

Ensure that relevant looked after children (LAC) and child protection meetings are appropriately chaired and recorded and that individual plans for children are in their best interests, are being progressed efficiently and are improving outcomes for these children and young people.

Manage consistency of practice across a large group of CPCs/IROs (c30 in total), ensuring that all aspects of child protection/IRO statutory guidance is well implemented across the department and amongst partner agencies, and that relevant statutory requirements and departmental policies are met.

Working closely with operational managers, ensure that CPCs and IROs support and add value to the implementation of new practice models and contribute to routine auditing of casework across the department.

Ensure that concerns CPCs/IROs may have about plans or practice in individual cases are resolved efficiently and informally if possible or are escalated to senior management as necessary.

Deliver timely evidence based routine and annual reports on performance of the service to relevant management groups and governance bodies to support effective and compliant service delivery.

You will need to be:

HCPC registered

Eligible to work in the UK

Why Choose Remedy?

Competitive pay rates

Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies

1st tier agency

Up to £250 for each social work professional you refer to us who we place*

If you are interested and would like to find out more please apply to this advert with a copy of your updated CV. Alternatively, please send your CV directly