Senior Practitioner - Family Support and Protection - Clacton

Working For Essex
34000.00 - 42000.00 GBP Annual
07 Oct 2017
30 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior PractitionerClactonGBP34,000 to GBP42,000 per annumPermanentFull time, 37 hours per week The RoleChildren and Families delivers direct provision of services relating to vulnerable children, young people and complex families. These services will be delivered against specifications set by the People Commissioning function in line with the County Council's overarching outcomes. The role reports directly to a Team Manager and will be a member of a small team of children, young people & families professionals focussed on delivering excellent social work practice within given area of service including, but not limited to Assessment and Intervention, Family Support and Protection, Children in Care and Leaving Care, Fostering and Adoption. The post holder is responsible for bringing to bear the highest possible standards in Social Work practice, ability and skills, working in accordance with defined legal frameworks, policy and procedures. Job Purpose SummaryManaging a defined caseload, the Social Worker is responsible for working effectively with children, young people & families/carers to achieve positive change and improved outcomes. This includes enquiry, assessment, purposeful intervention through direct work and review in relation to Child Protection, Child in Need and Children Looked After, achieving permanency through care for Children in Care

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