Supervising Social Worker

Posted 05 September 2023
Salary £35000 - £39000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

A small, independently owned Fostering Agency, who were formed by two former foster carers, are looking for a part-time Supervising Social Worker to join their team in their head office in Kent. This position is a part-time and permanent position. You will work 3 days a week and from home.

As a successful supervising social worker, you will need to have fostering experience. This Independent Fostering Agency provides training and support to both prospective foster carers and current foster carers empowering them to support children and young people.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • 25 Days Annual leave
  • Car Allowance
  • Contributory pension Scheme
  • Dental Cover
  • Private healthcare
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Ensure safeguarding of children and young people in placement
  • Participate in the recruitment, assessment, and training of foster carers
  • Undertake annual reviews of foster carers
  • Attend fostering panels

Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid registered with Social Work England
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • Working knowledge of current childcare legislation
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Kent (Home based) - 3 days per week

Salary Negotiable: up to £40,000 FTE plus a yearly bonus payment

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively, contact Tom McKenna on 07587 031 100 for further details, and please do be sure to leave your contact details.

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