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Fostering and Adoption Social Worker

  • Salary: Up to £32 per hour
  • Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Date posted: 24-10-2019
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00006809_1571926164

Milton Keynes Council is looking for a Fostering and Adoption Social Worker to join their team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have great knowledge and experience in a Fostering and Adoption environment, to be able to assess the needs of children and young people in order to make the best possible decisions for their futures.

Benefits for you as a Fostering and Adoption Social Worker:

  • Health and Wellbeing initiatives
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Agile working - mobile, home and remote working options making the most of technology to work in a more efficient way
  • On-site parking
  • Short bus ride from the station

Your responsibilities as a Fostering and Adoption Social Worker:

  • Ensuring your assessments are carried out effectively after observations so that their needs are met appropriately
  • Form F Assessments, SGO's and Parenting Assessments
  • Attend regular supervisory meetings with either Team Managers or Senior Social Workers regularly to monitor progress and identify development needs
  • To work well with other agencies and services to share information and plan care together to meet the needs of the child holistically

Requirements of you as a Fostering and Adoption Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Fostering and Adoption
  • Minimum of two years post qualification experience

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £32.00 per hour

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this role isn't 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!