Fostering Social Worker

Posted 15 September 2023
Salary Up to £48 per hour
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameSam Szymczyk

Job description

Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole Council are looking for a Social Worker to join their Fostering Team. This is a Locum Social Worker role offering £48.00 per hour.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working with fostering teams. The key to success in this role is to be able to start a contract confidently without the need for supervision, along with previous experience working with disabled children.

Benefits for you as a Children's Fostering Social Worker:

  • Excellent pay rate of £48.00 per hour
  • Fully supportive network and training
  • Possible Hybrid-working availability
  • ongoing development and career progression opportunities

Your responsibilities as a Children's Fostering Social Worker:

  • Play a key role in helping vulnerable children and young people find a foster home
  • Understand the life-changing potential of a safe and supportive home life
  • Supervise and advise foster carers, and make sure that both carers and children have the support they need to thrive
  • You will inspire carers to grow in confidence and achieve their potential, with a real impact on the children they care for

Requirements of you as a Children's Fostering Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Frontline work
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is Useful

Location: Bournemouth

Umbrella pay rate: £48.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Samuel Szymczyk on 07795594891 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!