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Senior Practitioners

Salary - £31,160 - £33,998 pa

Market rate supplement - £3,400 pa (subject to annual review)

Recruitment & Retention - 5% of salary (up to £1,699 pa, subject to annual review)

Package up to £39,097 pa

A proven professional, you will plan, implement, review and evaluate social work interventions to ensure positive outcomes for children and young people.  With a social work degree or equivalent, you will have experience in a children's social care or statutory social work setting which will include completing complex, multi-disciplinary assessments.  You'll benefit from working for an authority which is fully committed to ongoing training and career progression.

For more information please contact Sonia Rai  on 01234 228891.

Please click here to download the job description & selection criteria

Please click here to download an Application Form

Please click here to download Terms and Conditions

Completed application forms can either be emailed to, or returned by post to the Recruitment Team, HR, Bedford Borough Council, Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford, MK42 9AP.

If you have difficulty downloading the information, please contact the Recruitment Team on (01234) 228082 or email


Posts working with children and/or vulnerable adults will be subject to the disclosure of criminal records.  The Council is an equal opportunities employer.