Fostering Social Worker

Posted 03 May 2023
Salary Up to £38.00 per hour
LocationMilton Keynes
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameJordan Peat

Job description

A Local Authority in the East of England are urgently looking for an experienced Social Worker to join their Fostering Team.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

Benefits for you as a Fostering Social Worker:

  • Competitive Pay Rate: £38.00
  • Flexible Working - 3 days office/2 days working from home

Your responsibilities as a Fostering Social Worker:

  • To ensure assessments are carried out effectively and within timescales so that their care needs are clearly identified and recorded.
  • To ensure accurate individual case records are maintained electronically for children/young people.
  • Responsible for managing a childcare workload which involves supporting children within their families or in care settings, taking timely action to protect children
  • Working with other services to ensure their needs are met across all 5 Every Child Matters outcomes.
  • To work closely with other agencies and services in a co-operative way, sharing information and planning care together to meet the needs of the child/young person holistically.

Requirements of you as a Fostering Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience in Fostering
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is required

Location: East Of England

Umbrella pay rate: £38.00

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jordan Peat 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!