Qualified Social Worker - Children's Locality team

Ackerman Pierce
Up to £10,000
28 Oct 2020
01 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
We are looking to recruit a Qualified Social Worker within a Locality Team for Portsmouth Council. Our client has a well-structured and organised team that are looking to grow their current staffing levels. The role has a supportive team culture with regular supervision on cases from management. This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast-paced and supportive team.

Main duties include:
  • Producing Court Reports
  • Attending LAC Reviews, Care Conferences and Child Protection Meetings
  • Working with Public Law Outline (PLO)
  • Section 47 Assessments
  • Core Assessments
  • Managing a varied caseload including; Child Protection, Looked After Children and Complex Children in Need
  • Managing a high caseload
  • Maintaining accurate and up-to-date case files
  • Supporting junior members of the team

To be successful:

For this role you will need to be a Qualified Social Worker with a HCPC Registration and educated to Degree Level IE: DIPSW, BA Hons, BSc SW, master's SW. The client requests that the worker will have significant Court Experience and can work with a full caseload. You will also need to have the Eligibility to Work in the UK with previous experience within a Children's Safeguarding Team as Senior Practitioner.

Why Choose Ackerman Pierce?

Ackerman Pierce calls upon over 15 years' worth of experience in recruiting directly into the Social Work Sector. We can offer a unique experience within recruitment where you have your own personal consultant, a DBS and Compliance service with a quick and easy registration process. We pride ourselves on a guaranteed weekly payment process.

To discuss this Senior Practitioner, Locality Team vacancy or any similar vacancies we currently have available in Portsmouth Council and surrounding areas, please email your updated CV to us or contact Max Trundle for more information.