Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Senior Practitioner

Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting for a Senior Practitioner in Hertfordshire.

The position will be based in Hertfordshire County Councils Children Looked After Team.

We are looking to recruit highly motivated Senior Practitioner for our Children Looked After team who will be able to assess effectively and manage a fast-paced work environment.

For this position, you must have -

  • A degree or masters in Social Work (or any other recognised equivalent qualification)

  • Social Work England registration

It is desirable that you have 1+ years post qualifying experience within managing mixed case load of LAC cases - up to 18.

All team remote working but home and school visits are taking place - door stop home visits mostly.

risk assessments completed prior to these visits taking place.

The successful candidate will have the following skills.

  • To undertake and participate in risk assessments and risk management strategies, and to refer to other agencies where appropriate.

  • To undertake statutory duties as required, e.g.

    compile reports, attend courts, attend mental health tribunals.

  • To identify suitable providers and to arrange the delivery of appropriate care packages.

    To identify and feedback to the Team Manager any service provision deficiencies.

Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including -

  • A specialist consultant within an experience and dedicated Social Work recruitment team

  • Excellent rates of pay

  • An extensive range of Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK

  • Payroll service twice a week

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Emma at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So, if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed!