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Senior Practitioner - ASTI (assessment and short term intervention)
  • Employer: Birmingham Children's Trust
  • Reference: BCT/22/205833
  • Published: Mon 25/07/2022, 14:44 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 08/08/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36.5 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary up to £49,624 (salary includes retention payment of £5,000 per annum). Plus, we offer an incentive payment of £1,000 (subject to Tax & NI deductions); & a Relocation Package of up to £8,000. Terms & Conditions will apply).
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: 1 Lancaster Circus, Birmingham, Birmingham

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Senior Practitioner - ASTI (assessment and short term intervention)

As one of our Senior Practitioners based in South Asti (assessment and short term intervention) you will take the lead role in our relationship-based, family-led practice model. 

You will assist in the duty rota picking up cases that require strategy discussion , section 47 and  assessment. You will manage a complex caseload; as well as providing technical and professional expertise, mentoring and quality assurance to less experienced colleagues.  You will also support the Team Manager in the day-to-day running of the team.

You will provide a joined up approach which encourages robust partnerships with other teams, within the Trust as well as outside agencies; to include the police, health, schools and voluntary organisations.

This is a key role so naturally we are looking for someone with extensive experience of working with vulnerable children, families, statutory bodies and voluntary agencies.

You must have a recognised social work qualification and be registered with the Health Care Profession Council.  This coupled with your external personal skills; including communication, sound judgement, analytical thinking and teamwork are essential.

Our Offer

Our offer includes competitive rewards, a generous annual leave package; and our recently launched a Salary Sacrifice Car Leasing Scheme; to name a few.