Accessibility Links

P/T Senior Supervising Social Worker - not-for-profit IFA

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: Yorkshire and the Humber
  • Date posted: 15-10-2019
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00006717_1571156626

A not-for-profit Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Senior Supervising Social Worker to carry a small caseload of Foster carers around West & South Yorkshire. This role is home-Based, part-time, 1 year fixed-term contract with the likelihood of becoming a permanent position.

The ideal Social Worker will have Fostering experience ideally with an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity. This is a great chance to have a great work life balance and manageable caseload with a well-thought of organisation.


What is on offer for you as the Senior Supervising Social Worker:

  • Mileage paid at 0.45ppm
  • 32 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • An unmatched Pension Scheme 10%
  • Out of hours payments
  • Further benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Senior Supervising Social Worker:

  • Managing a caseload of foster carers
  • Working in an out of hours rota
  • Recruiting & Assessing prospective new carers
  • Delivering training for Foster Carers
  • Improving the fostering service
  • Organising training for carers

Requirements for you as the Senior Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Significant experience of working within Fostering, ideally with a Charity or Independent Fostering Agency as a Supervising Social Worker or Senior Practitioner
  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: West & South Yorkshire

Salary: Up to just over £36,272 pro rata & great 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!