Senior Practitioner, LAC Team, West Midlands


Children and Families


Europe , England , West Midlands , West Midlands


Full-Time, Locum


£29.00 – £30.00 per hour



Date Posted

14 May 2018

Applications Close

11 June 2018

Job Description

Senior Practitioner, Looked After Children's Team, West Midlands

Medicare First is currently looking for a highly experienced Senior Practitioner to work full time working within a Looked After Children's team based in West Midlands. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in children's services and be registered with the HCPC.

The pay rate for this locum social worker job is £29 per hour and is an initial 3 month contract.

Social worker duties include:
-Managing a caseload of LAC cases
-Pathway planning
-Standard case planning
-Section 20 orders
-Court work and care proceedings

Requirements of the social worker:
Degree or equivalent in social work
Current HCPC registration
Significant senior level frontline experience within children's services
5 years post qualified with experience within local authority child protection teams

Benefits of working with Medicare First:

*Your own personal consultant
*Regularly meetings and visits with your consultant
*Quick and Easy Registration Process
*An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral

If this sound like a role for you then please Apply today, alternatively for more information call Anna Jeffs on 0207 407 1111 or email