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Senior Social Worker - Fostering

  • Salary: Up to £35 per hour
  • Location: Yate, Gloucestershire
  • Date posted: 29-10-2019
  • Sector: Fostering, Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00006837_1572347953

South Gloucestershire Council is looking for a Senior Fostering Social Worker, to join the Mainstream Fostering Team based in Yate. This is a challenging, yet rewarding role, within a busy fostering team setting on a rolling locum basis.

Benefits for you as the SSW:

  • Competitive pay rates at £35 per hour
  • 3 month rolling contract
  • Easily commutable from Bristol and Bath

Your responsibilities as the SSW:

  • You will be responsible for recruiting & Assessing prospective new carers
  • You will manage an existing caseload of Foster Carers
  • Contributing to training for foster carers

The successful candidate must have experience in:

  • Significant Fostering experience
  • You must have an excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Requirements of you as the SSW:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Full UK driving license

Location: South Gloucestershire Council

Hours: 37 hours

Pay rate: £35 per hour

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Georgina Smith on 0118 948 5555 or email gsmith@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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