Supervising Social Worker

Posted 06 February 2024
Salary £36800 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
LocationSouth London
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

An innovative and dynamic fostering agency that specialises in providing first class fostering services to children and young people are looking for a Supervising Social Worker to join their team in South London. This is a full time, permanent position with opportunities to work from home, however you would be expected to visit the company's office in London on occasion.

The ideal Supervising Social Workers will be expected to work professionally as a member of the multi-agency team to ensure that the needs of children and young people are met.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Work from home opportunities
  • Small caseload of 5
  • Flexible working hours
  • Sick pay
  • On-site parking
  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Free parking

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Regular supervision visits to foster carers, children and young people
  • Maintenance of full recording of contacts and visits with foster carers, including identifying their strengths, and areas that need further development.
  • To support foster carers in meeting the needs of children in placement
  • Ensure that statutory Fostering Regulations and National Minimum Standards are adhered to.

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 £45,000

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!