Advanced Practitioner

Posted 19 September 2022
Salary £37000 - £40800 per annum + benefits
LocationEngland
Job type Permanent
DisciplineFostering
ReferenceJ5084_1663595042
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

An Independent Fostering Agency are looking for an Advanced Practitioner to join their Fostering team based in the Durham area. This is a permanent, full-time position that is partially home-based.

The ideal applicant will have significant experience in a Fostering setting. You will need to possess the drive to match this Independent Fostering Agencies ambitions.

Benefits for you as the Advanced Practitioner:

  • 28 Days Annual leave
  • Birthday day off
  • Contributory pension Scheme
  • Progression Opportunists
  • Healthcare
  • Additional Bonuses


Your responsibilities as the Advanced Practitioner:

  • Supervising managing a reduced caseload of foster carers
  • Working in an out of hours rota
  • Recruiting & Assessing prospective new carers
  • Delivering training for Foster Carers
  • Assisting with some mangerial duties & responsibilites


Requirements of you as the Advanced Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A Social Work England registration
  • Post qualification experience in Fostering
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence


Location: Durham

Salary scale: £36,000 - £39,600 + £1,200 + benefits


Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!


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  • One central point of contact
  • Interview preparation assistance
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