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DATE ADDED: Thu 01/11/2018

Senior Practitioner - Safeguarding & Gang Violence - £46K

essex, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent

Work on CSE & Gang Violence Cases

A Local Authority based around London is seeking an experienced Social Worker to join their Safeguarding service which currently deals with cases with CSE and Gang components.


  • Develop experience in CSE and Gang Violence
  • Specialist training available around these issues
  • Flexible and remote working available
  • Local Authority is leading on a number of innovations for Social Care
  • Very quick feedback on all applications
  • Excellent salary package

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a small Local Authority where the majority of cases are local so there is less travel for its staff. Currently cases in the authority are around CSE and Gangs, with missing children being a result of these issues. As a result Social Workers in the service develop the skills and experience to tackle this issues effectively whilst providing a more holistic package of care.

As the Local Authority are keen to get these positions filled they are offering candidates who are successful at interview to initially join as a locum whilst the pre-employment checks are being carried out by the Local Authority making it an ideal opportunity for Social Workers who are looking to get stuck in their next assignment.

To be considered for this post you should have extensive safeguarding & court work experience