An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Practitioner with experience within Children's Services to work within the Wigan and Tyldesley.
The service provides a borough wide response to children in need of help and protection and is responsible for the assessment of children and young people, ensuring that the right help and support is provided at the right time.
You will support the Practice Manager in leading a busy social work team, ensuring the provision of help and support, identifying those children in need of help or protection and ensuring a high quality intervention and outcome. You will have the ability to lead, support and supervise a team of workers maintaining minimum standards and ensuring high quality assessment intervention and planning for children and young people who require statutory social care intervention. You will be resilient, adaptable and capable of working effectively with colleagues from other professional disciplines.
You will be a motivated and enthusiastic with supervisory experience in a statutory social care setting. You will have a knowledge and understanding of the associated childcare law and statutory guidance and the ability to ensure its application.
The service intervention is encompassed by The Deal; ensuring an asset and strength based approach to intervention, ensuring that families are central to interventions, supporting positive change. We also ensure the development of resilience within families, supporting their access to services within the community to meet needs and build confidence.
To apply for this role you must hold ideally proven experience of managing a team ideally within Children's Services. Have Clear and valid DBS disclosure, have access to their own car. Working with Eden Brown Synergy offers you a team with extensive Social Work recruitment experience. Access to a wide selection of Social Work vacancies across the UK. The choice of PAYE or limited company schemes and excellent rates of pay.
Don't forget...Eden Brown Synergy offers a £200 referral bonus for Social Workers. If this role isn't for you but you know someone suitable, ask them to get in touch. £200 could be on it's way to you! Your expert recruitment consultant is Lauren Collins, call today on 0161 233 1620 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Eden Brown Synergy is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Eden Brown Synergy is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.