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Senior Practitioner - Children's Safeguarding

I have been asked directly to find an ambitious, exciting and motivating senior practitioner who would like to work for a well-respected local authority.

Staffordshire County Council boasts one of the best staff retention rates in the West Midlands and one of the highest pay rates for locum social workers in the area.

They are now looking for talented individuals to come into this role of senior practitioner and hit the ground running whilst being able to work to their high quality and standards.

As a senior practitioner, you will be expected to have experience in a senior management role.

What's on offer

  • Competitive pay rate

  • Training and developmental opportunities

  • A dedicated CHA Consultant to aid you through the interview and job onboarding process.

  • A dedicated payroll team that will ensure your timesheet is processed without issue to get you paid on time, every time.

Job Responsibilities

  • Mentoring Newly Qualified staff

  • Reporting directly to the Team Manager and covering for Team Managers when needed

  • Implementing care plans

  • Deal with safeguarding concerns

  • Offering support and advice to vulnerable Children and their Families

  • Completing risk assessments

  • Liaising with partnership agencies

  • Participating in team meetings

  • Other management responsibilities

Job requirements

  • Degree or equivalent in Social Work

  • HCPC registered

  • Full DBS

  • Post Qualifying Social Worker experience (1+ Years)

Please get in touch if you're interested in working as a Senior Practitioner.

Call me on 01189485555 and ask for Talib, alternatively email me on or click apply.

If you know of anyone who would like to know about this role please feel free to pass along my information, we reward any successful referrals as our way of saying thank you!