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Principal Social Worker

  • Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + terrific benefits
  • Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Date posted: 23-05-2017
  • Sector: Fostering, Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00001832_1495533054

Principal Social Worker - Nottingham

A Salary up to £43,000 + terrific benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly reputable a therapeutic Charity as a Principal Social Worker for their Fostering team. This organisation invests profit made back into their staff and foster families.

Are you:

  • An experienced fostering social worker?
  • A motivating figure?
  • A successful team leader or senior social worker?

In return you will receive:

  • A salary of up to £43,000 per annum
  • Mileage paid at 0.45ppm
  • 30 annual leave excluding public holidays
  • A pension Scheme
  • Health Insurance
  • Additional terrific benefits

You will need to:

  • Be a Qualified (DipSW/CQSW) Social Worker
  • Hold a current HCPC registration
  • Have a good working knowledge of the current legislations and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care, Fostering and Adoption including the Children Act 1989
  • Have significant experience within Children's Social Work
  • Have experience of working as a team leader
  • Have significant experience of working within a fostering team
  • Have a knowledge of therapeutic based services
  • Hold a full UK Driving Licence and access to a vehicle


  • Recruiting, training, assessing, supervising and supporting foster carers
  • Business development
  • Continue actively looking to improve standards to remain compliant with OFSTED
  • Promoting the organisation
  • Managing a team of Social Workers

CLOSING DATE: 26th May 2017

Want to apply?

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on 0118 948 5555 or via email for further details.