Supervising Social Worker

Posted 04 May 2023
Salary £33000 - £39000 per annum + £5000 car allowance and £3000 pension
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work Fostering
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

A Not for Profit independent fostering agency is looking for a Supervising Social Worker to cover a caseload over the Essex and East London region. As a Supervising Social Worker, you will be maintaining, improving, and developing the quality and standards of childcare practice. This position is a full time, home-based, permanent position with a salary of up to £39,000.

To be a successful candidate, you will need to have experience within fostering with knowledge or experience of practising with a Therapeutic Approach. Ideally, within an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • 30 days Annual leave
  • Car Allowance - £5,000
  • Excellent training and development
  • Pension Scheme of up to £3,000
  • Additional Bonuses

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Hold a caseload and provide supervision support to foster families
  • Maintain a culture of safeguarding
  • Prepare reports and maintain compliant case files
  • Participate in out of hours services

Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid registration with social work England
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • Experience of working within a Therapeutic Environment
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Kent

Salary: up to £39,000 plus £5,000 car allowance

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna, Associate Director on 07587 031 100 or 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!