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Senior Practitioner - Essex

Senior Practitioner - Essex

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    Community Support Services, Social Work, Social Care & Housing

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  • Salary:

    £32,131 - 35,968 per year

  • Contact:

    Penny Antoniou

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    over 3 years ago

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Senior Practitioner
£32131 - £35,968 per annum

TPP's client a leading national children's charity renowned for their innovative, life changing services are seeking a Senior Practitioner to lead their new project on eliminating FGM.

The FGM project is government funded and focuses on educating professionals, families and cultures around the reality of FGM. Their goal is to eliminate FGM in 15 years! New assessment tools, processes and policies and procedures have been designed to implement this project.

The role of the Senior Practitioner will be to work closely with Essex County Council professionals, proving them with training on how to use the assessment tools, develop their awareness of FGM and also to work with some of the young people and their families who are directly affected by FGM.

As this is a new project, intensive training will be given to the successful candidate around FGM, the assessment tools plus much more. There will be a lot of autonomy in this role and the successful candidate will be required to travel across the county as required.

To be considered for this vacancy you will need to be a Qualified Social Worker and HCPC registered, you will need to have a minimum of 3 years post qualified experience within child protection, children in need or similar. You will need to hold a full UK driving license and have use of a car. It is imperative you have a strong child protection background and can demonstrate experience or ability to work collaboratively with professionals and also be a strong influencer.

Our client strongly believes that FGM is child abuse and it is important that your personal beliefs and morals are in line with theirs.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a qualified social worker who is interested in being a part of change. If you are interested in applying please email your CV quoting reference number J53564PA to