A not-for-profit Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Senior Supervising Social Worker to carry a small caseload of Foster carers around Greater Manchester/Lancashire. This is a home-Based, permanent and part time (3 or 4 days per week) 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
- 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 Social Worker England
- 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: Greater Manchester/Lancashire (home-based)
Salary Scale: £39,312 & great benefits pro rata
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