Redbridge Senior Practitioner SW3162

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: Greater London
  • Role: Long contract
  • Salary: to £35 per hour
  • Reference: SW3162
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SW Locums are looking to recruit a Senior Practitioner for the Child Protection and Assessment Team (R&A) Service in Ilford.

We are I am looking for UK experienced Social Workers with current Social Work England Registration and the ability to hit the ground running.

This is a highly sort after and supportive team who will consider flexible and remote working.

The right candidate is required to have a minimum of three years relevant experience, preferably in R and A, but candidates with relevant Court experience will also be considered.

The SSW will undertake Child and Family Assessments, S47 inquiries, write ICPC reports and initial court statements, viability assessments, age assessments and CIN plans. Candidates will be on duty one week in six, candidates must come into the office for duty week and be on standby to support as and when required.

Child Protection cases require face to face visits , the remaining cases are risk assessed and RAG rated. There is some working from home and some office work required.

The candidate must be willing to come in and perform front line duties. This is not a step up opportunity and step ups will not be considered. Please do not submit candidates that require more hourly rate or are not interested in the vacancy.

Starts are immediate and up to 2 weeks maximum.

SW Locums will guarantee you:

  • Unbroken support with your own, vastly experienced and knowledgeable Social Work Specialist consultant.
  • No “waffle” straight talking, conscientious and informed advice.
  • Fastest and accurate payments available.
  • Contact available 24/7.
  • Access to exclusive vacancies nationwide.
  • Free DBS and compliance service.
  • Access to on-going training opportunities.
  • Industry leading “Refer a Friend” recommendation voucher scheme, offering up to £300 for successfully placed referrals.
  • Excellent “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *
  • Access to Shopping voucher scheme with all major high street stores*


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