SW Locums are looking for a capable senior practitioner to work in the office in Biggleswade. AMPH would be an advantage. Can be Adult or Children’s Senior Practitioner but experience of both would be advantageous.
This particular post is in Childrens services, delivering early help and statutory services with accountability for the management of cases, resources and performance so that great outcomes for children, young people and their families are achieved.
Essential Skills, Knowledge and Experience
Educated to degree level i.e. Diploma or degree in social work, CQSW, CSS or equivalent. Current registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a registered social worker
Evidence of continuing professional development and demonstrable capability of practice in accordance with current professional standards e.g. professional capability framework, knowledge and skills statement.
Experience within a social care setting with evidence of challenging social and family situations.
Strong communication skills and an ability to develop a rapport and engage with diverse groups of individuals.
Developing strong relationships with partners, other agencies and the local community to achieve joint objectives and offer a supportive framework for children and vulnerable adults.
Understand the financial implications of care packages commissioned
Evidence of clear decision making in order to highlight and limit the potential risks associated with intervention.
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