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Child Protection Chair & IRO

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    Social Work

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    Up to £40 per hour

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    Anthony Scargill

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

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Akton Recruitment are looking for a Child Protection Chair & Independent Reviewing Officer to join the local authority based in Swindon.
This role is a dual role of IRO and CP Chair. Good communication skills are essential as you use your skills to help children and their family's to participate in meetings and achieve the best outcomes possible. Experience of chairing complex meetings is highly desirable. We are committed to achieving the absolute best for children and implementing out statutory and regulatory obligations including the IRO Handbook, as well as best practice.
This role is the second eye of quality assurance and is central to the development and improvement journey that we continue to be on. We are inviting submissions from enthusiastic, child focused, aspirational and competent professionals who are HCPC registered, have a degree in social work (or equivalent), have 5 years post qualifying. We expect you to possess excellent knowledge of relevant childcare legislation and procedures.
This is a full-time contract-based role working Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00, paying a rate of £40 per hour. The initial contract for this role is for 3 months with a view to extend. If this role is right for you, get in touch now!