Supervising Social Worker

Posted 19 September 2022
Salary £34000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
LocationEngland
Job type Permanent
DisciplineFostering
ReferenceJ5171_1663590900
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

An Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Supervising Social Worker to carry a caseload of Foster carers around the South/West Yorkshire area. This role is a full-time and a permanent position.

The ideal Social Worker will have Fostering experience ideally with an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity. This is a great chance to have a great work life balance and manageable caseload with a well-thought of organisation.

What is on offer for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Mileage paid at 0.40ppm
  • 27 days for annual leave + bank holidays (Rising up to 30 days)
  • An excellent Pension Scheme
  • Out of hours payments
  • Further benefits


Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Supervising managing a caseload of foster carers
  • Working in an out of hours rota
  • Recruiting & Assessing prospective new carers
  • Supporting foster carers
  • Improving the fostering service
  • Organising training for carers


Requirements for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Experience of working ideally in Fostering or other closely linked teams i.e. Looked after Children or Adoption
  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering


Caseload location: West Yorkshire & South Yorkshire


Salary scale: A Salary of up to £37,000


Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny


If this role is not 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!

What do you get from working with me?

  • CV enhancement
  • Application form enhancement
  • Access to many jobs in the market
  • One central point of contact
  • Interview preparation assistance
  • Expert consultation
  • Questions answered
  • Offer negotiation