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Social Worker

  • Salary: £30000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
  • Location: East Midlands
  • Date posted: 30-10-2017
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00002957_1509390005

A highly reputable Independent Fostering Agency require a Fostering Social Worker to join their ever-expanding fostering team where there is a great scope for career progression.

What is on offer:

  • Mileage paid at a competitive rate
  • Generous annual leave + public holidays
  • A pension scheme
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Out-of-hours duty payments
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilites:

  • Recruiting, training and supporting foster carers
  • Promoting the welfare of children placed with foster carers
  • Supporting the organisation in ensuring that the service is run in line with the Government Legislation, Regulations and Standards, together with the Inspecting Body


Requirements:

  • Recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Experience of working as a Qualified Social Worker preferably within Fostering
  • A good working knowledge and understanding of the current legislations and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence and have access to a vehicle to travel to other areas
  • Be willing to participate in an out of hours' rota and undertake assessments

CLOSING DATE: ASAP


Want to apply?


Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on 0118 948 5555 or via email jolweny@charecruitment.com for further details.