Reference number: 16271
Salary: £36,600 - £49,600 per annum
Hours of work - permanent full-time job, Monday to Friday, but part-time/job share will be considered.
We have a Clinical Practitioner vacancy for a skilled practitioner with the necessary drive, enthusiasm, and flexibility to provide high quality clinical interventions in a social care setting. We successfully launched and implemented a Focus on Practice initiative in 2015 and we are now working with the DfE as a Partner in Practice to continue to apply and embed systemic practice into the children social care context.
This post provides an exciting opportunity to demonstrate and develop clinical expertise across a variety of services, including Contact and Assessment, Child in Need, Child Protection, Looked After Children Services, DCT (Children with disabilities team) and YOS (Youth Offending Service). This post will include the opportunity to contribute to a pilot in using a new systemic assessment framework within pre-orders in YOS, so an interest in, or experience in, working with vulnerable young people within a YOS setting would be beneficial.
Hammersmith and Fulham is a dynamic London Borough with an excellent reputation for embracing innovation and maintaining a rigorous and appreciative stance in working with families and partner agencies. The clinical team has developed a strong profile in effective, collaborative practice contributing to positive outcomes for Children and Families with a variety of complex needs.
This post is available to Qualified Systemic Psychotherapists, Clinical Psychologists, Counselling Psychologists. We welcome applications from candidates who are interested in or have experience in working within Children’s Social Care.
For further details, please contact Kathleen Van de Vijver, Head of Clinical Practice at Kathleen.vandevijver@LBHF.gov.uk to arrange a conversation regarding this job vacancy.
Closing date: 10th February 2020
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