Project Worker 3 /Senior Practitioner

Barnardo's Scotland
£27,402 - £31,591 per year
29 Sep 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Barnardo's, Fife Locality is based in Kirkcaldy and Rosyth and comprises of 7 individual services, working across the Fife local authority area.

 We are looking for a Senior Practitioner - Project Worker 3-  (Social Worker) to join our Assessment Service. The Assessment Service carries out Parenting Capacity Assessments to inform long term decision making for children age 0-11 in the Fife area. You will have:

  • A qualification in Social Work e.g. Diploma, CQSW (or equivalent) and ideally a post-qualifying Certificate in Child Chare & Protection Studies

  • Knowledge/skills and experience of working with children and families with a range of complex needs and issues including child protection.

  • Experience of working in partnership with a range of agencies.

  • Preferably experience of supervising staff, volunteers or students.

     Please see the attached job and person profile with service addendum.  Please quote Job Reference is SC1420916 on your application form.

  • Interviews will be held on the 24th October 2016


Barnardo's Scotland is pleased to be working towards the LGBT Youth Scotland's LGBT Charter.

At Barnardo's we believe in children. Our purpose is to transform the lives of the UK's most vulnerable children and our vision is to realise Thomas Barnardo's dream of a world where no child is turned away from the help that they need.

See also:
Additional Info Sheet.docx