Supervising Social Worker

Posted 15 May 2023
Salary £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameJames Doherty

Job description

As the Supervising Social Worker, you will be covering a caseload over the Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire/Leicestershire area. This is a full time and permanent position. You will need to have Fostering experience with Independent Fostering Agencies or Charities ideally.

This Independent Fostering Agency is small and striving to be "Outstanding" rated by Ofsted. To be successful, you will need to have an enthusiastic approach to match this organisation's ambitions and ethos.

What is on offer for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A team with a family feel
  • 30 days of annual leave pro rata
  • Mileage paid
  • A car allowance of £1,500 pro rata
  • Pension Scheme
  • An excellent work life balance

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Supervising managing a caseload of foster carers
  • Working in an out of hours rota
  • Recruiting & Assessing prospective new carers
  • Delivering training for Foster Carers

Requirements for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Experience of working within a Fostering Service in an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity
  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Nottingham

Salary Scale: £30,000 - £35,000 d.o.e + Car Allowance + benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact James Doherty

If this role is not 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!

What do you get from working with me?

  • CV enhancement
  • Application form enhancement
  • Access to many jobs in the market
  • One central point of contact
  • Interview preparation assistance
  • Expert consultation
  • Questions answered
  • Offer negotiation