Senior Practitioner - Referral and Assessment

Location Redbridge
Salary £33 - £36 per hour
The Redbridge Child Protection and Assessment Team (R&A) Service are looking for experienced Senior Social Workers. The right candidate is required to have a minimum of three years relevant experience, preferably in R and A, but candidates with relevant Court experience will also be considered. The SSW will undertake Child and Family Assessments, S47 inquiries, write ICPC reports and initial court statements, viability assessments, age assessments and CIN plans.
Candidates will be on duty one week in six, candidates must come into the office , there is some working from home flexibility but it is not the default position. Workers must be prepared as senior workers to be on standby to support as and when required. Child Protection cases require face to face visits , the remaining cases are risk assessed and RAG rated. There is some working from home and some office work required. The candidate must be willing to come in and perform front line duties.