Social Worker - Fostering Team

Posted 07 July 2022
Salary £32000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Job type Permanent
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

A Local Authority is looking for a Social Worker to join their Fostering Team around the Essex region. This is a full-time, permanent position.

You will need to have a background within Children Social Work, ideally with a knowledge and experience within Fostering and Family Placement teams. This Local Authority has extensive benefits and a great training and development programme.

Benefits for you as the Social Worker:

  • 23 Days Annual leave Plus Bank Holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay
  • Flexible Working
  • Employee Scheme
  • Healthcare
  • Additional Bonuses

Your responsibilities as the Social Worker:

  • Ensure the highest Qualify of care for looked After Children
  • Recruit, train, support and Supervise Foster Carers
  • Improve and innovate with Children and Foster Carers
  • Promote positive image of Fostering for both Children and Foster Carers

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 Children and Families
  • Experience of working within Fostering Team
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Essex

Salary: up to £38,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 07587031100 for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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