Senior Social Worker

Teacher or Senior Leader - North East London

Ref: 532Monday 10 January 2022

Senior Social Worker and Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) – East London – Maternity Cover - £42000-49000

Are you a social worker with Senior Practitioner experience looking to work in an education setting?

Are you able to fulfil the role of Designated Safeguarding Lead?

About the service

The service caters to young people who have severe and complex social emotional and mental health needs (SEMH) and some with a dual diagnosis of autism (ASC) The young people may have also suffered severe trauma and adverse childhood experiences. The service is made up of social workers, teachers, therapists and therapeutic learning mentors. Young people educated by the service are educated in the hub based in East London or on outreach near their home in community settings. Each student will have an education plan tailored to their specific needs.

About the Senior Social Worker role

As a Senior Social Worker you will manage a complex caseload whilst holding responsibility for managing a multiagency communication and assessments. You will hold responsibility for liaison with families and carers and fulfilling the role of DSL. You will also line manage the Family Support Workers and Learning Mentors.

Senior Social Worker

  • Fixed term maternity cover
  • Degree in Social Work (Social Work England Registration)
  • Current UK registration
  • Designated Safeguarding Lead

Interested in hearing more?

If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert, uploading your CV to our website, or emailing your CV to us!

If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.

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