Social Worker - Fostering

Posted 01 August 2022
Salary £37000 - £40000 per annum + Additional benefits
LocationEast London
Job type Permanent
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

A highly regarded East London based Local Authority are looking for a Social Worker to join their Fostering Team on a permanent basis. As the Social Worker, you will be providing a responsive fostering service to children and their families.

The ideal Social Worker will have Fostering experience and whilst this is a busy team in a developing local authority, there is opportunities with great training and development programmes.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Salary up to £40,000
  • Recruitment package of £5,000
  • Excellent Travel package
  • Relocation package
  • Pension Scheme
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Healthcare scheme
  • Additional benefits

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Managing Complex Caseloads
  • Recruit and Assess foster families
  • Visit foster carers
  • Undertake formal supervision and advice and support

Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid registration with Social Work England
  • Experience of working within a fostering team, either in the private or public sector
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: East London

Salary: Up to £40,000 + £5,000 recruitment package payable in two instalments

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 07587 031 100 for further details or and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this opportunity isn't 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!