Senior Practitioner, Stockport Leaving Care Team
Full time, 37 hours
Temporary 2 year contract
Central House, Stockport Civic Centre
Stockport Leaving Care Team has a vacancy for a Senior Practitioner to join our highly dedicated and aspirational service. We are looking for an experienced social work supervisor who can support and develop our Personal Advisors to offer outstanding support and services to our care leavers.
Alongside managing staff, the Senior Practitioner holds a small caseload of care leavers aged between 16 and 25 years. You will be highly motivated to achieve the very best outcomes for our young people who are leaving care and making the transition to adulthood. You will have excellent skills in working flexibly and proactively with young people to ensure they reach their potential.
The successful candidate will be highly organised with the skills required to provide supervision and guidance in collaboration with the Team Leader and other Senior Practitioner. The closing date for applications is Monday 31st January 2022.
If you would like to find out more about the role please contact Karen Bazell on firstname.lastname@example.org or 07866999759 for an informal discussion about the role.
This post is also open as a secondment opportunity for Stockport Council Employees, however, you must seek the permission of your current manager prior to making an application.
The successful applicant’s appointment will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment clearances including a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
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