Supervising Social Worker

Posted 15 September 2023
Salary £32000 - £38959.16 per annum + benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

A therpuetic Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Supervising Social Worker. This is a permanent & full-time position and you will be managing a caseload that covers: Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire & Lincolnshire. This position is hybrid working but you will only be in the office once or twice per week.

This Independent Fostering Agency are well known for providing a good work life balance along with training and development opportunities. You will need to have the commitment and drive to match this agencies reputation and desire to remain "Outstanding" rated by Ofsted.

What is on offer for the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Excellent training and development programmes (DDP training)
  • A fantastic supportive team
  • Competitive annual leave + bank holidays
  • £62 per month car allowance + 0.32p per mile mileage
  • Clear avenues for progression to Senior Supervising Social Worker
  • A good life work life balance (TOIL)
  • A competitive Pension Scheme
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Training, assessing and supporting Foster Carers
  • Recruiting Foster Carers
  • Supervising Foster Carers
  • Working to agreed timescales
  • Working in an Out-Of-Hours rota

Requirements of the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Experience of working within a Fostering team
  • A working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: East Midlands

Salary: Up to £38,215.16 + Car Allowance + Benefits

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

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