Social Worker - Fostering Team

Posted 23 March 2023
Salary £35000 - £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits
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 part-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. As the ideal Social Worker will need experience within a fostering team. You will need to be committed and have the drive to match this Local Authority's ambitions.

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
  • Producing Court statements
  • Formulating and Implement Care Plans
  • Assess and Identify levels of risk

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

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

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