Senior Practitioner SW3069

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: Bedfordshire
  • Role: Long Term temp contract
  • Salary: to £35 per hour
  • Reference: SW3069
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SW Locums are recruiting for a UK experienced Social Work Senior Practitioner for this vacancy in Central Bedfordshire.

All Applicants: 

  • Must have experience of working as a Senior Practitioner Social Worker in an Adult Social Services Team (at least 12 months experience)
  • Must be experienced in supervising social workers and unregistered workers
  • Must have experience in managing Adult Safeguarding s42 enquiries
  • Must understand how to prioritise work and assess risk to support supervision decisions/discussion and the allocation of work
  • Must be experienced in managing complex case work – Will ideally have experience in Court work / Community DoLS / s21 appeals
  • Must be IT literate and understand how to use spreadsheets.


  • Right to work in the UK
  • Appropriate Social Work Qualification e.g. DipSW, CEETSW or equivalent
  • Social Work England Registration Essential
  • Minimum of 5 Years UK experience in a statutory setting

With SW Locums you can rely on:

  • Fastest pay available, from completion of timesheet to reaching your bank.
  • Constant, polite support with your own, vastly experienced and knowledgeable consultant.
  • Great rates of pay.
  • No “waffle”, informative and conscientious advice.
  • 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 scheme offering up to £300 for successfully placed referrals.*
  • Excellent “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *
SW Locums follow the government guidelines on ensuring safety of all during the risk of Covid-19.


* Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme.