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Locum Supervising Social Worker - Fostering

  • Salary: £29 per hour
  • Location: Croydon, Surrey
  • Date posted: 19-09-2017
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00002726_1505835994

Charles Hunter Associates are currently seeking an experienced Qualified Supervising Social Worker to join Croydon Council's Fostering Service on a rolling locum basis.

The hiring manager is looking for candidates with good knowledge of Fostering Regulations and experience supporting foster carers who work with Looked After Children in Care.

I am seeking an experienced Supervising Social Worker who has good knowledge of Fostering Regulations, skills and supporting foster carers who work with Looked After Children in our care.

Job Role

  • Contributing to and reviewing the development of ongoing initiatives to achieve a more effective use of resources within Children & Families Services.
  • Initiating and developing close working partnerships with statutory agencies, voluntary and private sector agencies, carers and those with parental responsibility in order to facilitate effective service delivery.

Why choose Charles Hunter Associates?

  • Your own dedicated specialist consultant
  • Access to the widest variety of social work jobs across 180 authorities and private organisations throughout the UK
  • Prompt and reliable payroll which runs weekly
  • Free access to our online social work training portal with CPD materials - worth £500 a year
  • Competitive hourly pay rate
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • £250 referral fee if you refer a friend or colleague looking for work

You must have:

  • HCPC registration
  • Clear, Enhanced DBS
  • Minimum of 2 years post-qualifying experience
  • Proven fostering experience
  • Competitive hourly rate from £29.50 per hour

If you wish apply or would like a detailed Job Description, please contact Helen Rudd on 0118 948 5555 or hrudd@charecruitment.com. Alternatively, you can apply through the website. Managers are looking to interview shortly, so please do not hesitate to give me a call!