Fostering Team Leader

Posted 22 February 2023
Salary Up to £47.50 per hour + benefits
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work Fostering
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Local Authority in Portsmouth is looking for a Team Leader to join their Fostering Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Team Leader will have extensive knowledge and experience of working in a Fostering/ CLA team at management level. The key to success in this role is to be able to lead a team confidently from the beginning of the contract.

Benefits for you as a Fostering Team Leader:

  • Exceptionally competitive pay rate of £47.50 per hour
  • Home and flexible working available
  • "Good" Ofsted inspection results
  • Rare Fostering Management opportunity on a Locum basis
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV

Your responsibilities as a Fostering Team Leader:

  • Manage staff and services that deal with all Fostering processes
  • Supervise and support Social Work Professionals within the team
  • Ensure a high level of practice is carried through the team consistently
  • Report to senior management about team performance

Requirements of you as a Fostering Team Leader:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Fostering work at management level

Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire

Umbrella pay rate: £47.50 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

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!