A well-renowned multiple service providing Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Supervising Social Worker in Worcester to cover a caseload around the Gloucester & Oxfordshire region. As the Supervising Social Worker, you will be recruiting, supporting and developing the skills of the foster carers.
This role is a full-time, permanent position and a competitive salary of up to £36,600. The ideal candidate will have experience preferably within the private sector.
Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:
- The flexibility to work in a partly home-based role
- Annual leave of 25 days + 8 public holidays + birthday off
- Car Allowance - £0.45p per mile
- Contributory pension
- Private healthcare
Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:
- Supervision and Management of carers
- Recruiting & Assessing prospective new carers
- Contribution to Foster Carer & Social Worker training
- Partaking in the out-of-hours duty rota
Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:
- A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
- Significant experience of working with Looked after children
- Experience of working within Fostering
- Must hold a full UK Driving Licence
Salary: up to £36,600
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