- Vacancy Title: Advanced Practitioner
- Salary: £37,206 to £39,855
- ClosingDate: 01/03/14
- Reference: 10956
- Working Pattern: Various contracts
- Hours Per Week:
- Location: Leeds (City Wide)
- Employer: Leeds City Council
This post is part of our ongoing recruitment for Advanced Practitioners who fulfil a vital role in Children and Young People’s Social Care. Applications will be considered for short listing at regular and frequent intervals with early opportunities to be interviewed and assessed with a view to appointing suitable candidates.
All of our children deserve the best!
That's why we need you!
Leeds is a great place to be. As one of Britain’s largest cities, it is a great place to live and work, with a vibrant city centre and fantastic culture and leisure opportunities. It is a challenging and exciting time to work in Leeds. We are driving through significant improvements to safeguarding our vulnerable children.
Our vision is to ensure that vulnerable children and young people in the city receive excellent social work services to keep them safe and to make sure they reach their full potential. We are responding to the challenges we face with energy and innovation.
We are continuing our commitment to significantly improve our services supported by the Council with increased investment. We are strengthening our capacity to deliver high quality services.
This is where you can really make a difference. You will work with families with a wide variety of needs to deliver excellent practice which is consistent throughout the city. We want you to inspire us and have a real impact on the way we work. In return you will gain the opportunity to develop your professional skills and your career in a challenging but supportive environment.
Saleem Tariq, Chief Officer, wishes to thank you for your initial interest and would like to take the opportunity to provide further information about our service.
We offer a competitive package including a final salary pension scheme and up to 33 days holiday entitlement.
Join us, and make a real difference for children and young people in Leeds.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We promote diversity and want a workforce that reflects the population of Leeds, Prior to the Interview we will request your References. Failure to obtain both References will result in your interview being withdrawn.
This post is subject to an Enhanced Level Check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
It is also subject to you being registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).