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Performance Office Practice Improvement Team, Ashford
Our client currently has a locum job vacancy for a performance office to work within a practice improvement team based in Ashford. This vacancy has an initial 3 month contract and the pay rate for this role is up to £38 per hour (limited company worker). Duties include:Contributing to the audit of social work practiceMonitoring and evaluating professional standardsUndertaking management reports on behalf of the area assistant directorsProviding specialist advice to the area management team and front-line staff regarding highly complex cases Requirements: To be eligible for this role, all applicants must have a degree (or similar) within social work and be registered with the HCPC. You must also have at least 2 years recent post qualifying experience working within a similar role. Reasonable Adjustments: If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement. Contact: This job is advertised by Ben Nyberg; if you are interested in this position please click below to apply now. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients’ requirements. Location: Kent Salary: £38.00 ph Hours: Full-time Type: Temporary or Contract Starting: Immediately Duration: Ongoing

Tue, 03 Feb 2015 04:42:56 GMT



Peformance Officer - Practise Improvement Team
I am looking for a Performance Officer, based in Ashford or Maidstone. Candidates must be HCPC registered and a car driver. Position will be based at either Ashford or Maidstone but will be expected to travel county wide. Responsible to: Head of Practice Improvement / Head of Quality Assurance Purpose of the job: The role covers all children in need groups; children in need, child protection, children in care and care leavers:Monitor and evaluate the quality of social work practice and identifying areas of good practice and where further improvement in the delivery of practice and services are requiredSupport and provide advice to Area operational managers in the delivery of: i) Social work practice – including the development and implement of effective plans and child focused practice ii) The management and oversight of caseworkProvide consultation in complex casesContribute to County and Area audits of social work practice and the implementation of improvement actions plans arising from these auditsPromote multi-agency partnershipsPromote a learning culture within the directorate to encourage social worker development and learningDisseminate / raise awareness of key national and local policy changes and messages from key research influencing the delivery of effective practice Main duties and responsibilities: In liaison with the Head of Practice Improvement / Head of Quality Assurance and senior operational managers within Specialist Childrens Services:Contribute to the audit of social work practiceMonitor and evaluate professional standards of social work practice – through scrutiny of childrens social care database, audit findings, Quality assurance reports and staff focus groups / surveys.Contribute to the formulation, monitoring and review of local policies and procedures required by the directorate to ensure practice standards are being met effectively.Contribute to the implementation of action plans developed from county audits of social work practice Undertake management reports on behalf of the Area Assistant Directors in relation to Serious Case Reviews and internal management investigations at stage 2 and oversee the implementation and monitoring of management action plans following recommendations from these.Identify, plan and deliver, when required, training, presentations and workshops to staff both internally and on a multi-agency basis.Maintain awareness of national developments in legislation, policy and practice as well as emerging research findings in order to keep operational Areas appropriately informed.Provide specialist advice to the Area management team and front-line staff regarding highly complex cases.As part on the local authorities contingency protocol, on occasion, chair looked after children statutory review meetings and Child Protection ConferencesAs delegated, represent the directorate at conferences and special interest working groups at a county or national level MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSCQSW / DipSW or equivalentPost Qualifying Award in Social Work (PQSW)Current registration with Health and Social Care Commission EXPERIENCE Significant experience in children and families practice of which the majority should be post qualification experienceExperience of a full range of children and families work, including children protection and children in care / care leaversEvidence of involvement in multi-agency working with colleagues from health, Education and other key agenciesExperience of line managing and supervising qualified social workers SKILLS AND ABILITIESSound professional judgement and decision-making skillsLeadership and influencing skillsAbility to develop effective working relationships with all levels of staff internally and with key colleagues from other agenciesChange management skillsGood organisational skills to oversee and prioritise a range of projectsProblem solving skillsAbility to use and evaluate statistical informationAbility to challenge effectively whilst maintaining professional integrity and deliver difficult messages without undermining professional relationshipsExcellent communication skills – both verbal and written KNOWLEDGEHigh level of working knowledge of the statutory framework, including the Children Act 1989 and its supporting guidance and regulations, Working Together 2013, and legislation and guidance concerning Fostering and AdoptionHigh level of knowledge of social work theory and its implications for practice – including attachment theory and child developmentHigh level of knowledge of Directorate and Corporate policy and procedures with respect to Children in Need, Children Protection and Children in Care / Care LeaversKnowledge of the process involved in court proceedings BEHAVIOURSProfessional credibilityPersonal resilienceDiscretion and sensitivityMotivation and passion to promote best practiceInnovative and flexible approachCommitment to equal opportunitiesUse of initiaitve Please do not apply unless you match the Job Description above. Don forget...Eden Brown offers a £200 referral bonus for Social Workers. If this role isn for you but you know someone suitable, ask them to get in touch. £200 could be on its way to you! Plus an extra £500 payment for the 5th referral. Your expert recruitment consultant is Hayley Foster, call today on 02074 227344 or email (email address removed) Eden Brown is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Eden Brown Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Location: Maidstone Salary: £38.00 ph Hours: Full-time Type: Temporary or Contract Starting: Immediately Duration: 3 Months

Tue, 03 Feb 2015 04:42:56 GMT



Customer Service Improvement Officer
Apply for Customer Service Improvement Officer via JobsGoPublic. Full Time role working for Surrey County Council. Find your perfect job and apply today.. Job Details ?33,019 per annum for 36 hours per week County Hall, Kingston KT1 2DN About the...

Mon, 02 Feb 2015 09:37:00 GMT



Quality and Improvement Manager
Apply for Quality and Improvement Manager via JobsGoPublic. Full Time role working for Nacro. Find your perfect job and apply today.. Nacro is seeking an experienced and forward thinking person to be responsible for the design of our overall approach...

Mon, 02 Feb 2015 09:32:04 GMT



Senior School Improvement Officer (x2)
Apply for Senior School Improvement Officer (x2) via JobsGoPublic. Full Time role working for London Borough of Tower Hamlets. Find your perfect job and apply today.. Role Purpose You will join the Primary Learning and Achievement Team as a Senior...

Mon, 02 Feb 2015 03:01:02 GMT



Health Improvement Administration Officer
Working hours: 22.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday. Salary: GBP18,000 - GBP20,000p.a. pro rata depending on experience Contract type: Part time, fixed term until 30th September 2015 Application deadline: 16th February 2015 This trust is seeking to employ an experienced part time administrator to join its Health Improvement Team. Based at The Link, Thamesmead, the successful applicant will support the Head of Health Improvement to deliver innovative and dynamic health initiatives. Responsibilities will include; diary management, maintaining databases, collating reports and takin... ## Type : Temporary ## Location : Greenwich - South East London, London, United Kingdom

Mon, 02 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT



Attendance Improvement Officer
Apply for Attendance Improvement Officer via JobsGoPublic. Full Time role working for Hertfordshire County Council. Find your perfect job and apply today.. HCC03524 Attendance Improvement Officer Based in Hemel Hempstead - working in Watford, Three...

Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:10:16 GMT



Research & Improvement Officer
Apply for Research & Improvement Officer via JobsGoPublic. Full Time role working for Hertfordshire County Council. Find your perfect job and apply today.. Research & Improvement Officer County Hall, Hertford ?29,558  ?31,846 pa Full time, P...

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:21:00 GMT



Early Years Improvement Advisor
Apply for Early Years Improvement Advisor via JobsGoPublic. Full Time role working for Cambridgeshire County Council. Find your perfect job and apply today.. Cambridgeshires Early Years Service is seeking to recruit an Early Years Improvement Advise...

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT



Lead School Improvement Advisor (Mathematics)
Apply for Lead School Improvement Advisor (Mathematics) via JobsGoPublic. Full Time role working for London Borough of Richmond Upon Thames. Find your perfect job and apply today.. Are you an experienced and outstanding teacher? Would you welcome an...

Fri, 16 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT



Lead School Improvement Advisor (English)
Apply for Lead School Improvement Advisor (English) via JobsGoPublic. Full Time role working for London Borough of Richmond Upon Thames. Find your perfect job and apply today.. Are you an experienced and outstanding teacher? Would you welcome an oppo...

Fri, 16 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT



Tax Manager - Technology Enablement and Performance Improvement , London
Added 09 Dec 2014 by EY

Mon, 08 Dec 2014 23:00:00 GMT