Social Worker - Fostering Team

Posted 15 May 2023
Salary £39500 - £55000 per annum + including £3,000 welcome payment
LocationEast London
Job type Permanent
Discipline Fostering
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

An East London based "Outstanding" Local Authority is looking for a Social Worker to join their Fostering Team. As the Social Worker, you will be working with foster carers, children, and families to support vulnerable service users ensuring the needs of the child are met. This role is a full-time, and permanent position.

You will be joining this local authority's vision on supporting Children and Young people to make them feel safe and secure.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • 30 Days Annual leave
  • Excellent Travel package
  • Pension Scheme
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Healthcare scheme
  • Retention bonus
  • Additional benefits

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Undertaking Assessments
  • Formulating and Implement Care Plans
  • Assess and Identify levels of risk
  • Supporting foster carers

Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid registration with Social Work England
  • Significant experience of working within Children and Families Teams
  • Experience of working within child protection and court work
  • Safeguarding/child protection experience
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: East London

Salary: up to £55,000 plus £3,000 welcome payment

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 position 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!