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Qualified Social Worker

  • Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Date posted: 22-05-2017
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00001962_1495453298

Qualified Social Worker - Fostering - Gloucestershire (Home Based)

Salary of up to £29,000 per annum + mileage + other excellent benefits

An "Outstanding" rated Independent Fostering Agency are looking to recruit a Qualified Social Worker. This is a fantastic opportunity to join their well-established team with a great scope for career progression.

The Qualified Social Worker, otherwise known as known as "Foster Carer Development Worker", will support the team leader and the team to develop their fostering team in the Gloucestershire and surrounding area. They will do this by helping to recruit and train foster carers to meet demand.

Are you naturally:

  • Confident and charismatic?
  • Enthusiastic and energetic?
  • Self-motivated and driven?


  • You will need to be a Qualified (DipSW/CQSW) Social Worker
  • You will need to hold a current HCPC registration
  • A good working knowledge of the current legislations and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care, Fostering and Adoption including the Children Act 1989
  • Hold a full UK Driving Licence and access to a vehicle

In return you will receive:

  • Salary of up to £29,000 per annum
  • 25 days' annual leave
  • Pension scheme
  • Permanent Health Insurance
  • Mileage covered

Closing date: 12th June 2017

Want to apply?

To apply for this position please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 0118 948 5555 or via email for further details.