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Youth Offending Service, Senior Practitioner Children’s Social Services

The Monmouthshire &Torfaen Youth Offending Service has developed strong and innovative practice in partnership with partner agencies, particularly in the area of preventative services and this role offers an excellent oportunity to play a significant part in the further development of these services, which will also provide an excellent opportuinty for professional development.  The YOS is guided by the ‘Children first offenders second ‘ and is focussed on protecting the public through changing harmful behaviour whilst, as far as is possible, not ithout criminalising children and young people

As a qualified senior social worker in the YOS, you will carry a restricted caseload of the more complex cases, and work as part of a team, with responsibilities for the assessment, delivery, monitoring and evaluation of a range of pre–court work, statutory work and preventative work. You will also have a responsibility for the development and ongoing oversight and expansion of specific areas of practice and performance ( including Asset plus training and development.)

Post ID: SCS234

Grade: Band J - SCP 35-39 (38,890 - 42,821)

Hours: 37

Location: Mamhilad Park Estate, Pontypool

Closing Date: 13/08/2021 12:00 pm

Temporary: NO

DBS Check: YES