Supervising Social Worker

Posted 21 March 2023
Salary Up to £44500 per annum + Benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameJames Doherty

Job description

A Local authority is looking for a Supervising Social Worker to carry a caseload of foster carers around the Lancashire area. This role is partially home-based and a full-time position.

The ideal Social Worker will have Fostering experience, and this is a great chance to have a great work life balance and manageable caseload with a well-thought of organisation that is known for investing in their staff CPD with good training & development opportunities.

Benefits for you as a Supervising Social Worker:

- Excellent training and development opportunities

- A fantastic supportive team

- 26 days of annual leave + bank holidays (can purchase more and base leave rises with HHHHH service)

- Home working allowance

- A good work life balance

- A competitive Pension Scheme

- Other fantastic benefits

Your responsibilities as a Supervising Social Worker:

- Supervising managing a caseload of foster carers

- Working in an out of hours rota

- Recruiting & Assessing prospective new carers

- Supporting foster carers

- Organising training for carers

Requirements of you as a Supervising Social Worker:

- A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)

- Registered with the English Social Services Council (ESSC)

- Experience of working within a Fostering service or a closely linked Children's Social Work CCCCCCteam

- An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and CCCCCCframeworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Lancashire

Salary: Up to £44,500 d.o.e & benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact James Doherty on 07825213518 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details.

What do you get from working with me?

- CV enhancement

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- One central point of contact

- Interview preparation assistance

- Expert consultation

- Questions answered

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