Advanced Practitioner

Holly Walk House, 56-58 Holly Walk, Leamington Spa, CV32 4JE
£35,229 - £39,002 per annum
05 Oct 2018
30 Oct 2018
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South Warwickshire Assessment and Intervention Team are looking for an Advanced Practitioner to join the team. We are a stable and high performing assessment team covering referrals for the South of the County. We are looking for a senior social worker who strives towards consistently good practice, with a genuine commitment to getting the best outcomes for children and families. We welcome creative, solution focused colleagues and will in turn support you to be the best that you can be.

The Role

You will be required to complete high quality single assessments, attend initial child protection case conferences, chair CIN meetings, manage complex cases, be on duty, respond to escalating issues and risk, support less experienced social workers and support the team manager. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a stable and high performing team.

Key Requirements

  • Professional Social Work qualification (MA/B A/BSc in Social Work, Diploma in Social Work or Certificate of Qualification in Social Work (CQSW))
  • HCPC registration
  • Experience in children's social work at senior social worker level, including experience of duty and assessment, court work, child protection, looked after children and child in need work. 

 This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

For further information please see the attached Job Description & Person Specification.

Additional Information & How to Apply

For further information about the role please contact the hiring manager: Vicky Woodfield on (01926) 413827 or email:


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Job Description and Person Specification

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