Senior Practitioner

Reference:
CP050618
Sector:
Social Care
Salary:
£32 Per Hour
County:
Herefordshire
Contract Type:
Temporary
Closing Date:
05/07/2018

This is an exciting time to join Herefordshire. If you are looking for a new role that is exciting, fast paced and will springboard your career, join us in Herefordshire. 
We are looking for enthusiastic, experienced professionals to join Herefordshire Adult’s and Wellbeing social care service who are ready to embrace change and new ways of working. 
As one of the senior professionals in the team you will support and develop your team, supervise good practice with safeguarding and complex cases and work in close collaboration with health colleagues to make a real difference and achieve positive outcomes. 
You will need to be a qualified and experienced social worker, registered with HCPC and work in keeping with the new responsibilities under The Care Act 2014. You will be expected to have a good knowledge of complex case management, effective decision making skills including positive risk taking and conflict resolution. You will have a solid knowledge base within adult social work and strong interpersonal and organisational skills with a developed understanding of social care practice and legislation. 

You will have the ideas, values and knowledge that ensure that our responses are strengths based, safe and effective. You will have experience of supporting staff on a day to day basis and responsibility for overseeing safeguarding and allocation of case work. We are interested in staff with experience in mental health, learning disability, physical disability and older people. 
Hereford is a rural county and the ability to travel is integral to the post.

Specifications

  • HCPC registration
  • Qualified Social Worker Qualification (Dip, BA, MA etc.)
  • Car driver essential

Working with Evergood Associates offers you a number of benefits including: 

Your own dedicated specialist consultantAccess to the widest variety of social work jobs across local authorities and private organisations throughout the UKReliable Payroll run on a weekly basisFree DBS and compliance service£150 recommend a friend scheme

If you would like to find out more, apply for this position or enquire about similar roles please call Chloe Prior on 01992 513 777 ext 3 or send your CV and contact details to Chloe.Prior@evergoodassociates.co.uk