Child Protection Conference Chair

Job Title: Child Protection Conference Chair
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Aylesbury
Salary: £46697 - £51833 per annum
Start Date: 2018-06-14 00:00:00
Reference: 487100841
Contact Name: Jordanne Hayward
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 17, 2018 16:00

Job Description

Network Healthcare is currently recruiting for a Child Protection Conference Chair to work in Children Services in Buckinghamshire on a full time, permanent basis.

The conferencing service is a valued and embedded service which works collaboratively with key partners, children and families. We are looking for a Child Protection Chair to chair Child Protection Conferences according to statutory requirements.

You will be expected to chair Child Protection Conferences, leading decision making and developing Child Protection Plans with the child's voice clearly evident. You will monitor the progress of Child Protection Plans bi-monthly between conferences, ensuring quality assurance oversight and challenging any shortfalls in practice or resources.

In order to be considered for this position you will be a Qualified Social Worker with at least 5 years PQ experience including in Child Protection and Care Planning. You will need to have extensive knowledge of the service area, partner relationships and wide sector/external influences. In addition to this extensive experience of chairing and managing meetings with professionals is a must.

In return our client is able to offer an excellent salary of £46,697-£51,833 per annum depending on experience, holiday allowance, local government pension, training and development opportunities, supportive management team, free car parking and more.