Senior Practitioner - Child Protection - Great working environment - Greater Manchester

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Frontline is currently seeking a Senior Practitioner to join a stable team in Greater Manchester. The Senior Practitioner will be joining a service that has strong integration between permanent and locum staff which has created a positive working environment with strong social and working relationships.

This role will involve supervision of less experienced members of staff; you will also be expected to hold a small caseload of complex Child Protection cases. Liaising directly with the team manager the Senior Practitioner will be in a great position to stamp their mark on both the team and the service.

Benefits of this Child Protection role: 

  • Long term contract
  • Chance to make a mark on the local authority
  • Competitive pay rate
  • Long term contract

The successful Child Protection Senior Practitioner will have experience of: 

  • Mentoring less experienced members of staff
  • Experienced carrying a complex Child Protection caseload
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation 
  • Working with children on the Child Protection Register, Looked after Children and Children in Need. 
  • Attending LAC Reviews 
  • Attending Court
  • Working with Public Law Outline (PLO) 
  • Single Assessments 
  • Chairing Child Protection conferences
  • Child Protection meetings
  • Case conferences 

As a Child Protection Social Worker, you MUST be: 

  • HCPC registered 
  • Eligible to work in the UK 
  • A full UK license holder 

In return for working with Frontline, we can offer you:

  • A retention bonus scheme that rewards long term contracts
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Access to exclusive vacancies
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area
  • Flexible hours to meet your needs, full or part time
  • Recommend a friend bonus scheme

If this sounds of interest to you please do not hesitate to contact Blake Thompson on 0161 974 2986 or via email

Frontline Staffing is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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