Social Work Senior Practitioner - Early Help Service

Location Middlesbrough
Salary: ££29,577 - £31,346 per annum
Published: 3 months ago

​​​​​​​​​​Middlesbrough Children Matter has a job vacancy for a Social Worker to work as a Senior Practitioner within our Early Help Service based in Middlesbrough offering a salary between £29,577 - £31,346 per annum (subject to progression). This role is on a fixed term contract lasting 12-months.

We are looking forpassionate Senior Practitioners for our Early Help Service – Stronger Families.

This role is rewarding and requires youtowork with vulnerable children and their families using a whole family approach in order to strengthen relationships and increase family resilience. You will provide help and support at the earliest opportunity to prevent escalation to statutory services, therefore improving outcomes for children. A comprehensive knowledge and skill-base to a varied and complex caseload is needed, and as an enthusiastic team player you will need to use your initiative and champion improvements in practice.

Doing the right thing for a child is just as important as doing things right. Going the extra mile for a child makes a difference in their lives. Developing relationships and working with strengths supports us to increase safety and reduce risk. If you are passionate about these statements, Middlesbrough is the right place for you and we can’t wait to hear from you.

Social workers in Middlesbrough benefit from:

  • Manageable caseloads

  • Strong support

  • Regular supervision from Managers

  • We offer extensive excellent training opportunities

  • Excellent support to our social workers through progression of career grades

  • Flexible working

  • Excellent varied range of staff discounts

Requirements of the Post include:

1. A recognised Social Work qualification, e.g. CQSW, CSS, Dip SW.
2. Social Work England registration (HCPC)
3. Must have full driving license and use of car with business insurance.

If you'd be interested in this social work job vacancy please apply now!