Advanced Social Work Practitioner

Corbyn Road, Dudley, DY1 2JZ
£40,578 - £43,570 per annum
21 Jun 2022
05 Jul 2022
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Full time permanent
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A permanent full time post is being advertised for an Advanced Social Work Practitioner, based in the Families Come First Team.

Hours:  37 per week

Salary:  Grade 11

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join an enthusiastic, passionate and innovative team who have delivered strong outcomes for children and families over recent years within Dudley Council.

We require an Advanced Social Work Practitioner to work as part of a multi-disciplinary Child in Need service working with families restoratively, building on existing strengths working with Children up to the age of 17.

The Advanced Social Work practitioner will manage some non-social work qualified staff and will support and deliver a holistic service to families under a Child In Need plan to achieve strong outcomes.

The Advanced practitioner will also hold some allocations where additional complexity is evident.  

If you wish to join Child Friendly Dudley Council we would welcome your application.

For further information please contact Heather Dudfield on 01384 815676 or email

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children; therefore the post is subject to medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check. 

NB. We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to their advertised date if we receive a large number of applications.

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