Senior Practitioner, C&F Care Management Team, Southend, up to £32ph

Posted 30 October by Remedy Recruitment Group

Senior Practitioner, C&F Care Management Team, Southend, up to £32ph

An experienced Senior Practitioner needed for an established Care Management team based in Southend.

Southend is a culturally-rich, ethnically-diverse, socially-mixed, vibrant and progressive town with office views of surrounding countryside, the Thames Estuary and the North Sea. There is easy access by train, by car to/from London and by plane via Southend’s international airport.

The role:

  • To provide an efficient and cost effective service to young people ensuring that their needs are professionally assessed.
  • To make sure every young person will have a professional and comprehensive Pathway Plan and Risk Assessment.
  • To investigate, evaluate and analyse information on cases, demonstrating clarity of assessment, reliability of information, evidences conclusions and realistic pathway plans. Ensure adequate recording that evidences practice
  • To develop practice, which takes a holistic view of the individual, locating them in both their immediate and extended social circles, and having full regard to their overall development needs.
  • To attend reviews, various meetings and court if required for each case presenting the Council plans and opinions with professionalism and integrity.
  • To supervise social workers as required and to deputise for the Team Manager in all or some of their functions as required in their absence.

Essential requirements:

  • A social work qualification (degree in social work, DipSW, CQSW or equivalent recognised social work qualification
  • HCPC registration as a Social Worker
  • Experience of advocating on behalf of children, families and other agencies.
  • Experience of offering therapeutic assessment to children.
  • Experience of planning, executing and reviewing social work practice.
  • Experience of preparing and presenting case conference reports.
  • Experience of reviewing care packages.

At Remedy Recruitment Group, you will receive a personal one-one service from your dedicated consultant.

To find out more about this role, please call Dee Spencer 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.

Required skills

  • Child Protection
  • Safeguarding
  • Social Work
  • children in need

Application questions

Do you have some experience in Children & Families?
Do you have Child Protection experience?
Do you live locally to Southend or be willing to commute?
Are you a car driver/owner?
Do you have experience supervising social workers?

Reference: 34293315

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