CSE Senior Practitioner (maternity leave cover)

Location
CSE
Salary
£36,153 - £42,806 per annum
Posted
12 Oct 2018
Closes
29 Oct 2018
Job Ref
COV000012160
Contract Type
Full time temporary
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

The CSE Senior Practitioner is an exciting role that is designed to ensure children and young people are prevented and protected from abuse working through a multiagency approach.

The CSE Senior Practitioner will support social workers in managing complex cases, including initial responses to allegations, joint interviews with the police and direct work with young people. You will also provide support to Youth Workers and a Children & Family Worker in the team. In addition, you will support the Team Manager in the management and development of operational arrangements for CSE.

About us

Horizon is a multi-agency team which provides support to children and young people who are at risk of, or are experiencing Child Sexual Exploitation. The team is made up of social workers, youth workers, children and families workers, a CSE co-ordinator, a CSE Police Officer and a specialist nurse, which brings a range of experience with working with partner agencies, communities, young people and children.

Benefits

In return, we can offer you an excellent pension scheme, childcare vouchers, 'MyCar' scheme, interest-free loans on annual travel cards, discounts at a number of city centre restaurants, shops and other establishments.

Interview date: Week beginning 5th November 2018

Equalities Statement

Coventry City Council is committed to delivering the best possible services and improving the quality of life for Coventry people. In order to do this effectively we aim to have a workforce that represents the diverse communities we serve, embracing and utilising the broad range of skills, experiences and perspectives this brings.

We are committed to making our recruitment practices as inclusive as possible for all. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition.

Key Requirements

This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is covered by the Code of Practice on the English language fluency for public sector workers.

Please note we will communicate any interview arrangements with you via email, so please check your email and WMJobs account on a regular basis after submitting your application.

Supporting documents
Job Description and Person Specification.pdf

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