Practice Lead, Social Work Academy

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 16/09/2019 23:59
£38,813 - £42,683
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Social Care - Children Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Coulson Street Spennymoor, County Durham, however you may be required to work at any DCC council office.
Post Number:
Closing date:
16 Sep
Further Information

Children and Young Peoples Services – Social Work Academy

Vacancy Reference No: CYPS/19/204A

Practice Lead, Social Work Academy - temporary until 31st March 2021

Salary: £38,813 - £42,683

Job Location: Coulson Street Spennymoor, County Durham, however you may be required to work at any DCC council office.

The Practice Lead will be responsible for the supervision, support and assessment of newly qualified social workers (NQSWs) undertaking the Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (ASYE) as part of the Social Work Academy.

Practice leads will provide support to social workers who wish to progress to Senior Social Worker, preparing portfolios of evidence.

The Practice Lead will also support the social work reform agenda when capacity allows.

Required qualifications: Social work qualification, Current HCPC social work registration and Practice educator qualification or commitment to work towards the qualification.

The successful applicant for this post will be required to apply for a Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure.

For further information about the post please contact Shelley Gill, Practice Lead on 07917651005 or email shelley.gill@durham.gov.uk

It is anticipated that interviews will be held on Thursday 26th September 2019.

Apply on-line or for further assistance contact the HR Operations & Data Team on Telephone: 03000 267247 (24hr answerphone). Email: hrCYPS@durham.gov.uk

In line with the County Council’s Recruitment & Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CV’s. Any information provided on CV’s will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered with North East Jobs, including your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email after the closing date for notification from ‘DONOTREPLY@NORTHEASTJOBS.ORG.UK’ as you will not be notified by any other means.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.