Social Worker - Kinship Fostering

Posted 02 May 2023
Salary Up to £42.00 per hour
LocationWest Sussex
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameWill Rock

Job description

A Local Authority in West Sussex is looking for a Social Worker to join in their Kinship Fostering Assessment Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in fostering environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to start a contract confidently without the need for supervision.

Benefits for you as a Kinship Fostering Assessment Social Worker:

  • Very competitive pay rate of up to £42.00 per hour
  • Great work/life balance
  • Deal with positive outcomes for children
  • Parking available
  • Easily accessible by public transport

Your responsibilities as a Kinship Fostering Assessment Social Worker:

  • Recruits, assesses, and supports foster carers and people with permanent orders for children
  • Being a part of placement finding, matching and allocation of foster carers
  • Ensure that records and assessments are up to date
  • Attend Fostering Panel and LAC reviews

Requirements of you as a Kinship Fostering Assessment Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge of children legislation

Location: South-East England, West Sussex

Umbrella pay rate: up to £42.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Will Rock on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this 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!