Job Description

We are looking for a senior practitioner to join one of our Child in Need teams to cover until the permanent post holder is recruited.

Our senior practitioners in CIN holds a small caseload and assist the team manager in supporting, developing and managing the team, which includes supervising two ASYE’s.

It’s an exciting time to be joining Children Social Care in Warrington, our senior practitioners works alongside our Team Manager playing a key role in ensuring that children and families are supported effectively.

Our senior practitioners also play a crucial role in implementing our practice model, and work closely with our Child in Need team managers in developing outstanding social work practice across the teams.

We are looking for committed social workers who feel confident in making decisions to safeguard and protect children, and are passionate about supporting and developing staff.

As a senior practitioner in the CIN Team you will have the opportunity to develop your skills further and develop management skills should you be on your own career development journey, such as delivering development sessions and supervision of Social Workers.

What's on offer for the Social Worker

· Excellent competitive pay rate – paid weekly!

· Excellent management structure with experienced leaders

· Desirable location with excellent transport links

· A stable and well-supported working environment

You must have:

  • A professional qualification in social work and experience of working with Children's
  • Social Work England registration.
  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 5 years of employment.

Benefits of working with

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area
  • Flexible hours to meet your needs, full or part time
  • Recommend a friend bonus scheme
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

If you would like to find out more information about this role, or the other opportunities have available feel free to click the 'Apply' button below or contact the team on 0161 4199285**