Social Worker - Fostering Recruitment Team

Posted 05 September 2022
Salary £34000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work Fostering
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

A Local Authority with a family-feel working environment is looking for a Social Worker for their team Fostering Recruitment Team in North London. You will be empowering children and young people to have a voice in making decisions about their own care and planning.

The ideal Social Worker will have a good knowledge of the fostering service. You will need to be committed and have the drive to match the ambitions to the Local Authority.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • Generous Annual leave
  • Excellent Travel package
  • Retention Payment
  • Flexible Working
  • Pension Scheme
  • Progression Opportunists
  • Healthcare
  • Additional Benefits

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • Ensure the service exceeds National Minimum Standards and best practice
  • Ensure children have permanency plans when needed
  • Support IROs to review care plans at every Looked After Children Review
  • Provide foster carers with supervision and support

Requirements of you as the Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Significant experience of working within Fostering
  • Experience of working within Assessments
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: North London

Salary: up to £45,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 07587 031100 or for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this Team Manager role 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!