Supervising Social Worker

Posted 15 January 2024
Salary £33000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameSarah Tomlin

Job description

An Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Supervising Social Worker to join their team based in South Wales. This is a permanent & full-time position paying up to £39,000. You'll be working in a team that are on a mission to make a lifelong difference to children's lives.

Please do not apply for this job if you require sponsorship to work in the UK. This position is only available for those who have right to work in the UK and have a Social Work degree.

Benefits for you as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • 27 days Annual Leave (increasing to 30 days after 4 years' service)
  • Monthly car allowance
  • Learning and Development opportunities
  • Reasonable caseloads - Typically 13 Fostering Families
  • Additional benefits

Responsibilities for you as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • Recruit, Assess and Monitor the skills of Foster Carers.
  • Carry out in-depth assessments of applicants, such as initial visits and carer assessments.
  • Support and Supervise Foster Carers to ensure they fully understand their role.
  • Develop strong relationships with Local Authorities.
  • Achieve the best outcomes for Children.

Requirements for you as a Supervisng Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A Social Care Wales registration
  • Post qualification experience in Children's Social Work or Fostering
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence
  • A working knowledge and understanding of relevant Social Work legislation and regulations

Location: South Wales

Salary scale: £33,000 - £39,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Sarah Tomlin - 07425728375 or

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you're interested in Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!

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