North West England

Children's Services



Reference 1944

Advanced Practitioner Social Worker within the Cared For Children Service!

Location: Manchester
Role Type: Locum
Pay: £43 per hour



Are you an experienced Social Worker with a passion for working intensively with children who have learning disabilities such as autism and ADHD? We are seeking a dedicated Advanced Practitioner to join our Cared For Children Service team.

As an Advanced Practitioner Social Worker, you will be part of a multi-agency team committed to delivering the best possible services for children with learning disabilities. Collaborate with professionals from various disciplines and leverage your expertise to support children and their families in a meaningful way. Your contributions will be pivotal in promoting excellent outcomes for these children.


Your Role:

  • Manage a small, focused caseload of 8-10 children.
  • Work intensively with children who have learning disabilities, such as autism and ADHD.
  • Conduct thorough and innovative assessments of need.
  • Coordinate and provide appropriate services and interventions for children and their families.
  • Be integral to the ongoing development of services for children with additional needs.

What We Offer:

  • A supportive network of experienced Social Workers and Managers.
  • Comprehensive induction and ongoing training.
  • Guidance and advice to help you reach your full potential.
  • An opportunity to work intensively and creatively in your practice.


  • Experience in working with children with learning disabilities.
  • Strong commitment to supporting children and their families.
  • SWE registration is essential.

Why Join Us?

Why choose Sheldon Phillips to find your next role? It's simple: we're not pushy or overly persistent. We understand that you want to be heard. Our priority is to proactively seek the roles you desire, not just the ones that benefit us financially.

Our success comes from making your job search our top priority.
Plus, refer a friend to us, and if we place them, you'll receive a generous £500 referral bonus (terms and conditions apply).

Get in Touch:

Ready to make a difference? Contact Emily Cooper at 07902371315 or email for more information.


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