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Senior Practitioner
  • Employer: Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Reference: CBED/21/9657
  • Published: Sat 09/01/2021, 12:30 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 17/01/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £34,033 - £37,132 per annum pro rata + £6,000 MRS per annum pro rata
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Rufus Centre Room, Flitwick, Bedfordshire

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Senior Practitioner

Team: INT - Ampthill

Job Family: Supporting - CBG11 

Salary: £34,033 - £37,132 per annum pro rata + £6,000 MRS per annum pro rata 

Hours: Full-time - 37 hours per week 

Base Location: Rufus Centre, Flitwick

Contract: Permanent 

Closing Date: 17th January 2021

Interview Date: W/C 25th January 2021

More about the roles: 

The North Locality team are very much at the cutting edge of Adult Social Care with a strong focus on improving customer outcomes in a person-centred way. We work closely with health services to focus on early prevention and work alongside multi-disciplinary teams. Team members attend regular meetings and monthly lunch and learn sessions where the local network share knowledge, updates or activities in their specialist field.

The North Locality team are also at the forefront of working with Community Catalysts, a team of micro providers that provide a variety of assistance and activities to their local community, this could be help with household chores, gardening clubs, assistance with looking after pets or a companionship service.

It is a very supportive team and offers an agile working environment. When joining us you will be offered development and support through regular 1:1s or supervision; we want you to achieve the best possible outcomes for our residents and also for yourself. 

As a qualified practitioner you will require experience of safeguarding adults, along with the ability to complete holistic assessments and support plans. You must be Social Work England registered and have relevant post qualifying experience.  

Overall, we are looking for positive workers that wish to make a difference to our customers’ lives and who possess excellent customer care abilities, a caring nature and excellent communication skills. 

Integrated Services is continually striving to ensure that best practice is delivered to the residents of Central Bedfordshire and is heavily investing in being a vibrant, supportive and inspiring place to work. We want you to come and join us on our journey, ensuring that Central Bedfordshire remains a great place to live and work.

Central Bedfordshire Council has its own vision and values that are integral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work’.

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To assess your suitability for the role, you must demonstrate how you meet the key outcomes, accountabilities and competencies. To do this, you’ll need to refer the Family Profile, Role Profile and Competency Framework which can be found in the Recruitment Pack: Senior Practitioner Recruitment Pack

For an informal discussion about this position, please contact: Cate McLaughlin at Catherine.McLaughlin@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk or call 0300 300 5488

For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team at recruitment@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk 

Safeguarding:

Central Bedfordshire Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees, volunteers and contractors to share this commitment. This post is subject to the disclosure of criminal records. 

Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone andvalue diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community.

To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline. If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role: http://www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/jobs/work-here/application.aspx