Temporary Senior Practitioner – Long Eaton

  • Location:
    Long Eaton, Nottingham Long Eaton, Nottingham Long Eaton, Nottingham Long Eaton, Nottingham
  • Salary:
    negotiable / Dependent on experience
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Healthcare & Education
  • Deadline:
    January 6, 2022

2021 continues to bring many new opportunities to Express Recruitment and we are proud to be working in partnership with a reputable organisation who are looking for a Senior Practitioner. This role will involve working within a secure children’s unit in order to manage the day-to-day operations and assist with any health and educational aspects that are necessary.

This position is initially for 3 months with the option to extend further. Flexibility is a necessity for this role to as the rota covers 7 days per week and the hours may vary. This role is an excellent opportunity for someone who enjoys managing a team and making a real difference to the lives of vulnerable people.

Duties to include: 

  • Improve the performance of a team of staff members
  • Develop strong working relationships with external agencies
  • Take responsibility for child safeguarding and ensure guidelines are adhered to
  • Create care plans for children with complex needs
  • Manage attendance of all staff and any disciplinaries
  • Handle the staff rota and recruit new staff where necessary
  • Ensure all parents and carers are treated with respect and made to feel welcome

Skills and Experience:

  • Previous management experience within a healthcare environment
  • Able to demonstrate resilience when making tough decisions
  • Demonstrable experience in checking reports
  • Ability to organise a team effectively and monitor performance
  • Knowledge of working with vulnerable children and young people

 Hours: Rota based, must be able to work 7 days per week

Salary: Dependant on experience

Location: Long Eaton, Nottingham

Unfortunately we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.