Senior Practitioner - Looked After Children (LAC)

Reference:
AB030217
Sector:
Social Care
Salary:
up to £32 Per Hour
County:
Bedfordshire
Contract Type:
Temporary

Evergood Social Care are currently supporting our client based in Bedfordshire in recruiting for an experienced and Qualified  Senior Practitioner to join their Looked After Children. 

  • To carry a complex workload reflecting high levels of risk, uncertainty and challenge, in line with the capability of an experienced Social Worker with a minimum of two years’ post qualification experience in a social work role.
  • To have responsibility for mentoring and supporting the practice development of less experienced Social Workers.
  • To work collaboratively with children, young people and their families/carers to assess their needs and plan and deliver services in accordance with the social work team’s service area.
  • Undertake assessments in accordance with statutory/regulatory and operational standards, policy, and procedures for the service. Anticipate, access and manage risk to children and young people in more complex situations and produce high quality assessments.
  • Manage a complex workload independently, establishing a network of internal and external colleagues from whom to seek advice and expertise. Model and help others with effective workload management skills.

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

  • Your own dedicated specialist consultant
  • Access to the widest variety of social work jobs across local authorities and private organisations throughout the UK
  • Reliable Payroll run on a weekly basis
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • £150 recommend a friend scheme

Start Date
ASAP

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