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Senior Practitioner

A large Fostering group that has been rated “Outstanding” by Ofsted is currently looking for a Senior Practitioner who is based in Eat London.

You will be assisting two Team Managers, holding a small complex caseload, supervise family support workers and undertake project work.

This role is a full-time and permanent position.

Ideally, you will need to have a background within a Fostering Team as a Supervising Social Worker / Senior Practitioner within an Independent Fostering Agency or a Therapeutic Fostering Agency.

Benefits for you as the Senior Practitioner:

  • 28 Days Annual leave plus Bank Holiday

  • Birthday Off

  • Pension Scheme

  • Private healthcare

  • Childcare Vouchers

  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Senior Practitioner:

  • Supervising & Training Foster Carers and Staff

  • Promoting the welfare of Children placed with Foster Carers

  • Attending LAC Reviews

Requirements of you as Senior Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)

  • Working knowledge or experience of therapeutic practice

  • Experience of working within a Senior/Managerial position

  • Experience of working within Fostering

  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: East London
Salary: up to £45,000 plus car allowance

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 07587 03100 or for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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