Children’s Advanced Practitioner, £40.50ph

Children’s Advanced Practitioner, £40.50ph

Posted 3 weeks ago


Children’s Advanced Practitioner, £40.50ph, Lewisham
Pertemps are recruiting for qualified and experienced Children’s Social Workers to join the Children with Complex Needs Service.

The Role

The Advanced Practitioner for Children with Complex Needs Service is responsible as an expert social worker on the most challenging and complex cases.

  • To model and support others to deliver reflective practice that meets local standards and is congruent with the vision, values and practice framework, promoting relationships and engagement with children, young people and families.
  • To support and deputise for the Team Manager providing supervision, advice, mentoring and consultation to newly qualified and less experienced social workers.
  • To manage and evaluate the performance of colleagues in line with guidance for Assessed Supported Year in Employment (AYSE) and Council policy.
  • To lead on promoting the continuing professional development of colleagues within the service, including facilitating team practice development and group supervision sessions.


  • Those applying for this post will need to have experience within disabilities services and work alongside other services including Short Breaks, transitions, and adult services.
  • Clear understanding about complex cases, case planning and appropriate support for our most vulnerable children and young people.

There is a (60/40) hybrid working approach as determined by service requirements.

The successful candidate must have similar experience within disabilities services, have completed their ASYE and be registered with the SWE.

This is an agency post and Pertemps can offer you:

  • A Dedicated consultant who has access to all roles across the UK and is available for you to speak to
  • An easy registration process (all done online)
  • Referral schemes and incentives
  • Ongoing compliance managed for you
  • Prompt and reliable payroll and lots more

Please contact Aishah Hassan on for more information.

We recruit across all areas of Qualified Social Work. If you are a Social Worker and this isn’t the role for you, contact us about other roles including IRO, BIA, MASH, LAC Children’s Social Work, Adult Social Work, Service Manager, Head of Service, Team Manager and Assistant Team Manager