DBS4100 Lead Practitioner

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 17/01/2021 23:59
£36,922 - £40,876 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Any location within North Tyneside
Closing date:
17 Jan
Further Information

An important opportunity to work in the largest and busiest of the four Community Wellbeing Teams has arisen. We are looking for someone with the drive and enthusiasm to work in a demanding field of Adult Social Care supported by another full time Lead Practitioner and Team Manager.

Past performance as a progressed social worker and experience of working in a supervisory capacity would be key assets to this post. The ability to work to performance targets and enhance the professional practice of the team are important facets of the role. A strong commitment to personal and professional values and the resilience to support team colleagues would be valuable attributes.

Experience of implementation of the Care Act and the Mental Capacity Act as well as other areas of legislation and statutory guidance will be required in this role as will a working knowledge of the Strengths or Asset based approach to delivering social care.

For further information please contact Mike Wilson on Michael.Wilson2@northtyneside.gov.uk

Please be advised that this position will require an Enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

North Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

In addition, staff and volunteers are expected to familiarise themselves with all relevant policies, procedures and guidance in relation to safeguarding children and safe practice with vulnerable adults. Within North Tyneside, safeguarding is everybody’s business.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.