Independent Reviewing Officer/ CP Chair

Role: Independent Reviewing Officer/CP Chair
Location: West Midlands
Team: Children's Safeguarding
Pay: £38 per hour
Contract: Full-Time Locum Contract
In the office: Hybrid


Embark on a rewarding journey as an Independent Reviewing Officer/Child Protection Chair, safeguarding the future of children within a West Midlands Local Authority. This vital role offers a generous remuneration of £38 per hour, reflecting the significance and impact of the work undertaken.

As the appointed Independent Reviewing Officer/Child Protection Chair, one will be at the forefront of ensuring the safety and well-being of children, providing them with a stable and secure environment. The position demands a candidate who is not only a Qualified Social Worker but also someone with a keen sense of responsibility, an unwavering ethical compass, and a passion for making a lasting difference in the lives of the young.

The role requires meticulous attention to detail and the ability to make balanced, thoughtful decisions. The successful candidate will be instrumental in reviewing care plans, ensuring they meet the highest standards and are tailored to support the individual needs of each child. Moreover, the role involves chairing child protection conferences, bringing together families and professionals to devise strategies that promote the child's welfare.

To excel in this position, the candidate must hold a current Social Work England (SWE) registration, demonstrating their commitment to professional development and adherence to the highest standards of social work practice. Experience in a similar role would be advantageous, showcasing an ability to navigate complex cases with sensitivity and expertise.

For those ready to take on this challenging yet immensely fulfilling role, please reach out to Emily Cooper for a confidential discussion about how one's skills and experience can contribute to this crucial service. Contact can be made either by phone at 07902371315 or via email at This is a chance to apply one's expertise where it can truly make a difference, in a supportive environment that values one's contribution to society.