Supervising Social Worker

Posted 06 September 2023
Salary Up to £38.5 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameJoseph Servaes

Job description

A Local Authority in Lambeth is looking for a Supervising Social Worker to join their Fostering Team on a locum basis, offering a competitive pay rate of up to £38.50 per hour.

Benefits for you as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • A competitive pay rate of up to £38.50 per hour.
  • Flexible Hybrid Working
  • Additional benefits

Responsibilities of you as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • Be responsible for a manageable caseload, working with a dedicated team to improve the lives of the children in care
  • Managing the recruitment, assessment and approval and continued support of Foster Carers.
  • Supporting Foster carers in the delivery of their caring rol
  • Supervising Foster carers in accordance with Fostering Regulations.
  • Ensuring that children's care and development needs are met within placements by undertaking necessary placement management, planning and intervention.
  • Hold a Social Work qualification & registered with social work England. Enhanced DBS. Experience in Children's services and foster care delivery. Be able to demonstrate good understanding of Fostering minimum Standards, Fostering Legislation, and safeguarding.

Requirements of you as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Fostering Experience

Charles Hunter Associates are the UK's leading specialist Social Work recruitment agency with years of experience in the Social Work sector.

If you are interested in this role APPLY NOW by following instruction on this website, or by contacting Joseph Servaes at / 07533040465.

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are interested in another role, don't hesitate to contact me as I have Social Worker roles of all levels across London, Southeast and Southwest.

We also offer a referral bonus of £250 so if you know anyone who may be interested, please get in touch.