Senior Social Worker / Lead practitioner (Barnet)

Caritas Recruitment
37000.00 - 47000.00 GBP Annual + + Excellent Benfits Package
01 Sep 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Lead Practitioner / Senior Social Worker

Front Door Urgent Response Team


Up to GBP47,000 per annum (Flexi package)

Excellent Benefits Package

Currently looking for people with experience of 'duty' working preferably in the Front Door in older people/people with disabilities. please see attached job description.

The salary on offer is up to GBP47,000 per annum (Flexi Benefit)

This will consist of: fast paced environment, short term work, screening of referrals, strong in Safeguarding decision making/thresholds, experience of supervising staff.

People who don't have this experience. Preferably already in a lead practitioner role, or taken on additional responsibilities to gain experience.

The role is in an expanded Urgent Response team which is a centralised team for making decisions about incoming referrals for safeguarding, unplanned reviews, initial assessments including for aids/equipment, short term preventative work, overseeing staff in the hubs (off site locations where initial assessments take place).


  • A recognised Social Work qualification (DipSW, CQSW, CSS or approved equivalent, BA Hons Social Work or other relevant degree in Social Work)
  • Registration with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Successful completion of ASYE (if qualified after June 2012)

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