Supervising Social Worker

Posted 25 January 2024
Salary Up to £37.00 per hour
LocationNorth London
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameJordan Peat

Job description

London Borough of Barnet are looking for an experienced Social Worker to join their Fostering Team.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will be a committed, resilient and experienced Supervising Social Worker.

As a Social Worker in this team, you will be supervising and supporting foster carers, and have a chance to be innovative and creative in working alongside other professionals within the service.

Benefits for you as a Fostering Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rate of £37.00p/h
  • "Good" Ofsted inspection results
  • Home and flexible working
  • Easily accessible via car and public transport

Your responsibilities as a Fostering Social Worker:

  • Direct support of foster carers within a realistic caseload which enables a high level of supervision, monitoring and intervention.
  • Be part of our Children and Young People Participation strategy and events
  • Work in collaboration with all colleagues and managers to achieve a high standard of service to foster carers and young people whilst meeting all Ofsted requirements.
  • Taking part in our Out of Hours support to foster carers on a rota basis - voluntary

Requirements of you as a Fostering Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Fostering/Fostering Support
  • A valid UK driving licence and car is essential for the role

Location: Barnet, London

Umbrella pay rate: £37.00p/h

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jordan Peat on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details.

If this role isn't 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!