Blaenau-Gwent Children’s Social Services is looking to appoint, on a permanent basis, one Senior Social Work Practitioner based within the Brynmawr Locality Team. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate an ability to undertake complex social work practice and decision making in statutory social services, an ability to support and supervise staff, work in partnership and work in accordance with legislation, regulations, guidance and departmental policies.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for qualified, experienced social workers (or existing senior social work practitioners) to join our Children’s Services team in Blaenau-Gwent.
We have one permanent senior social work practitioner position available and are looking for energetic, dedicated people to fulfil the requirements of the role.
The senior social work practitioner will be responsible for providing a high quality service in relation to all aspects of the referral, decision making, assessment and care management process. This will include complex case management (including Child Protection and Court work), chairing complex meetings, supervision of staff, and ensuring performance and data information is properly collated and recorded on the WCCIS system and monitored in accordance with quarterly reporting requirements.
The position carries an Approved Casual Car User Allowance therefore access to a vehicle for work purposes is a requirement.
Thorough pre-employment screening is undertaken during the recruitment process. The postholder will be required to complete an application for a Disclosure of Criminal Records.
Closing Date: 26th November 2020 – 12:00am, midnight
Interview Date: 11th December 2020
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.