Fostering Recruitment Advanced Practitioner

Posted 25 October 2022
Salary £37000 - £41200 per annum + benefits
LocationEngland
Job type Permanent
DisciplineFostering
ReferenceJ6012_1666783838
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

A well-thought of Independent Fostering Agency is looking for an Advanced Practitoner within their Fostering Recruitment team for their North region. This is a full-time and permanent position mainly working from home with ocassional travel to regional offices.

The ideal Social Worker/Manager will have Significant Fostering experience within a Social Worker/Senior Social Worker position ideally within an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity. Local Authority experience is welcome.


What is on offer for you as the Advanced Practitioner:

  • Post appraisal Package Review & Enhancement
  • Perkbox Discounts: Cinema, Deliveroo, Coffee etc.
  • Mileage paid at 0.45ppm & a Car Allowance of £100 per month
  • 26 days annual leave - increases with long service
  • Your birthday off (or nearest chosen day) on top of the 26 days
  • Full Pension Scheme
  • Flexible working
  • Private Medical insurance
  • Discounts: Cinema Tickets, Coffee etc.
  • Excellent Training & Development - CPD
  • Further benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Advanced Practitioner:

  • Recruitment & Assessment of Foster Carers
  • Contribution to growth and development
  • Supervise Assessing Social Workers
  • Contribution to Training

Requirements for you as the Advanced Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Significant experience of working in Fostering
  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: North West, Yorkshire or North East

Salary: Up to £40,000 + Car Allowance + 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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