Senior Practitioner, £36.06ph, Adult Safeguarding

Senior Practitioner, £36.06ph, Adult Safeguarding

Posted 2 weeks ago


Senior Practitioner, £36.06ph, Adult Safeguarding, Hackney
Pertemps are recruiting for a Senior Practitioner to work within Adult Safeguarding and has experience of working with adults with long term conditions and complex needs.
As a supervisor within Adult Services, you will be responsible for:

  • planning and monitoring tasks that enables the successful delivery of the business objectives of your designated team.
  • Responsible for the effective appraisal and supervision of staff to deliver services that will achieve continuous improvement of the Council.
  • To ensure compliance with Safeguarding Adults according to all relevant local and national policy and legislation.
  • To support team members in maintaining and developing high professional standards
  • Promote a strengths-based model of self-directed support to staff that seeks to enable service users and carers to determine their own solutions, which are outcome focused.
  • Directly supervise selected staff in their locality and to be responsible for the allocation of work and management of their performance.
  • Be accountable for and be aware of the financial implications of the work undertaken, including being financially astute and aware of budgetary priorities and seeking to keep projects within the set financial limit whilst at the same time supporting staff to maximise people’s independence and see strength-based solutions wherever possible.
  • Develop and establish high standards of practice and to be accountable for service delivery in line with departmental standards always working autonomously but also accountable to your team manager.
  • Liaise and work in partnership adopting a multi-disciplinary approach in line with integration plans for health and care across Hackney.
  • Work closely with the Team Manager and Consultant Social Worker towards identifying priorities and achieving appropriate balance between development and practice work.

This role is hybrid, and the successful candidate will be expected to come into the Hackney Service Centre at least once per week. They will need to undertake visits to adults, primarily in Hackney but also some out-of-borough cases.
If this sounds like the right role for you, please apply!
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