Supervising Social Worker

Posted 22 August 2023
Salary £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work Fostering
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

An Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Fostering Social Worker covering a case load over the Lancashire/Merseyside area with the office being in Central Lancashire although there is home-working.

This role is a full-time & permanent position. The ideal Social Worker will have experience as a Fostering Social Worker preferably within the private sector.

Benefits for you as the Fostering Social Worker:

  • The flexibility to work in a partly home-based role
  • Mileage paid at 0.45ppm
  • Performance related bonus
  • Contributory pension (NEST)

Your responsibilities as the Fostering Social Worker:

  • Supervision and Management of carers
  • Recruiting & Assessing prospective new carers
  • Contribution to Foster Carer & Social Worker training

Requirements of you as the Fostering Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Social Work England registeration
  • Significant experience of working with Looked after Children
  • Experience of working within Fostering (desirable)
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Lancashire/Merseyside

Salary Scale: £30,000 - £40,000 d.o.e

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny

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