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DATE ADDED: Sun 01/12/2019

Practice Development Manager Permanence

Queenstown, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

Are you an experienced senior social worker or practice manager in childrens services?

We have a fantastic Locum Practice Development Manager post based within a Permanence team in the Blackpool area. The team are looking for senior social workers who are experienced in court proceedings and working with families subject to care proceedings


- A dedicated consultant one point of contact
- CPD/training via an elearning online portal
- A weekly payroll
- Competitive pay rates
- Work within a top local authority
- Updates on locum posts within your locality
- Up to £300 for referring a friend or colleague (T&Cs apply)
- Up to date equipment from the local authority, such as an iPhone and laptop


- As a senior you will hold a small caseload of proceedings whilst also supporting, mentoring and coaching less experienced staff through this area of work.
- You will have an understanding of the lived experience of children in our care and legislation around this to ensure you are fulfilling your corporate parenting responsibilities.
- In addition to the court work senior social workers within this service will look at the longer term plans for children on whether it is appropriate to seek discharge, SGO or maintain a longer term placement.

**To be considered for the Practice Manager role you will have:**

- A BSc in social work or equivalent qualification
- HCPC registration
- A minimum of 2 years experience within a supervisory or advanced/senior practitioner post
- Experience of working in Permanence/LAC
- Experience in court proceedings and working with families subject to care proceedings

To avoid missing out on this fantastic opportunity please apply today or call Lynne Thomson on ##### ######.

*Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.*

*Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.*

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