Supervising Social Worker

Posted 04 February 2024
Salary £40000 - £47000 per annum + Additional Benefits
LocationSouth London
Job type Permanent
Discipline Fostering
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

An Outstanding rated, Independent Fostering Agency that is committed to supporting young people therapeutically are looking for a Supervising Social Worker to join their team based in South London. This is a full time, permanent position.

The ideal Supervising Social Workers will have a real commitment to meeting the needs of young people and supporting them in foster care proactively.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Generous annual leave + 2 duvet days per year
  • Pension contribution
  • Progression opportunities and a supportive team
  • Personal and corporate bonus opportunity bonus
  • 5-day office Christmas shutdown

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Recruit, assess, train, supervise & support, and review a range of foster carers.
  • Ensure that national fostering standards and regulations are adhered to.
  • Manage a caseload of foster carers.
  • Work in partnership with the local authority social work teams.

Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Experience of working within children social work
  • A working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: South London

Salary: up to £47,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 07587031100 or for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this Supervising Social Worker 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!