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FGC Practitioner

Vacancy Id:
£25,481 - £27,041 per annum
Closing Date:
Benefits & Grade:
Grade I
Contract Details:
Contract Hours:
37 hours per week
The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check
Job Description:
We would like to appoint a FGC Practitioner to join our busy FGC Service. Applicants must have experience of working with complex children, young people and families.

The role will require Practitioners to contact family members, arrange meetings, undertake preparatory work and facilitate and chair FGC meetings.

The role can necessitate frequent working within the homes of families. Evening and weekend work will be required according to service / customer needs. You must also hold a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle.

In addition, the ability to establish and maintain effective and professional relationships with practitioners from a range of services will be essential.

You should be able to demonstrate strong skills in working autonomously and organising workloads successfully.

If you have an understanding of FGC's, are experienced in chairing meetings, an excellent communicator and motivated by challenge and solution focused approaches we would welcome your application.

Please ensure you refer to the Job Description and the essential and desirable criteria in the Person Specification when completing the Personal Statement on the application form, as this information is used to select candidates for interview.

If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Debbie Peel, FGC Manager, on 01642 524668 or Helen Cooke, FGC Deputy Manager, on 01642 524694.

The application form is available in alternative formats from Xentrall Recruitment Services, tel: 01642 526992 or email [email protected]

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council ensures that all customers, both internal and external receive a consistently high quality level of service.

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011605 FGC Practitioner.pdf