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Fostering Service Manager - Independent Fostering Agency

  • Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Date posted: 14-09-2020
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: J176_1600081226

An "excellent rated" Independent Fostering Agency is looking for an experienced Service Manager (you will not be the Registered Manager). This role is a full-time, permanent position with some flexibility to be partially based from home.

This is a well-established an exciting organisation with room for further progression.

What is on offer for you as the Service Manager:

  • Mileage paid at 0.40ppm
  • 28 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • A Pension Scheme
  • A Car Allowance £2,000 or Company Car
  • Further benefits


Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Service Manager:

  • Deputise for the Registered Manager when needed
  • Business Development
  • Managing a team of Social Workers and other staff members
  • Quality Assurance
  • Improving the fostering service


Requirements for you as the Service Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)
  • Significant experience of working within Fostering, ideally with a Charity or Independent Fostering Agency is ideal
  • Management experience
  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering


Location: Glasgow/Central Belt (partially home-based)

Salary Scale: £44,000 - £50,000 d.o.e & benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on 0118 948 5555 or jolweny@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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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