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Southend Council - Practice Leader - East community team

Southend Council - Practice Leader - East community team

  • Location

    Southend-On-Sea, Essex

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £38890 - £44863 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mikeala Osborn

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Our client, Southend Council is looking for a practice leader to join theri East Community Team

Support the leadership, management and performance of an adult social work team (East Locality Team) with the aim to deliver appropriate support in the right place at the right time To lead a team and promote a community social work practice that is person-centred and places asset-based community development at the heart of practice. To deputise for the Team Manager in their absence in supporting the voice of frontline practice, enhancing the strategic vision for social work practice in adults and ensuring effective leadership and management is sustained. To undertake complex assessments and safeguarding investigations whilst holding a capacity to support the team with the challenges presented in assessment whilst acknowledging the importance of assuming that the individual is best placed to know their own outcomes, goals and wellbeing. To support the Team Manager with managing budgets, improving quality and engaging in innovative practice.

Essential requirements:
* Degree in Social Work or equivalent qualification
* Registration with Social Work England
* ASYE completed

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.
To be considered for this role, please apply with your CV on the social care team.

Remedy Social Care is a REC 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.