Social Worker Children -Disabilities

Location Derbyshire
Salary £34.00 - £37.50 per hour
Derbyshire County Council have an exciting opportunity for a caring and determined Practice Supervisor to join our Disabled Children’s Service in the Chesterfield team. This role offers progression and development, excellent benefits, and the opportunity to use your skills and experience to genuinely improve outcomes for children and young people.
Champion and advise on the application of systemic social work practice and Derbyshire’s Operating Model, ensuring Social Workers are able to use research in practice.
• Effectively manage the case workflow and provide ongoing reflective practice supervision to achieve best practice in line with current research and policy.
• Work with partners to provide independent scrutiny and oversight in Children’s review meetings to ensure the Child is safe and positive
outcomes are achieved.
• Contribute to regular reports on performance and practice of developing children’s social work within a defined area to operational management teams, Principal Social Worker and other internal and external agencies as necessary to identify any areas to improve upon.
• Provide clear and accurate assessment of children’s needs in line with statutory guidance. Providing specialist and expert advice to front line practitioners and work alongside them in complex cases providing coaching and as appropriate.
• Promote and continuously develop integrated working practice with the Early Help Service and partners agencies.
• Contribute to the continuous learning and development of practice across the County including the development, delivery and evaluation of training. Ensure the effectiveness of training programmes.
• Contribute to the development and delivery of the service plan objectives