Supervising Social Worker

Posted 31 October 2022
Salary £32000 - £39000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Fostering
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

A not-for-profit Independent Fostering Agency are looking for a Supervising Social Worker to assist with the recruitment, assessment, supervision, support, and training of Foster Carers in the Gloucestershire/Worcestershire area. This is a 30 Hours p/w (4 days), permanent, home-based position, with high levels of travelling within the region.

As the Supervising Social Worker, you will need to have experience working with children and families and within a Fostering Social Work field. Ideally, within an Independent Fostering Agency or not-for-profit Fostering Agency.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • 32 Days Annual leave
  • Mileage paid - 45p per Mile
  • Contributory Pension Scheme - 10%
  • Out of Hours Payment
  • Additional Bonuses

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Undertake, Prepare and Present Form F Assessments
  • Participate and assist in the placement of children
  • Provide advice and guidance for foster carers
  • Contribution to Foster Carer training

Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Experience of working within Fostering Social Work and with Children and Families
  • Experience of working within an LA or IFA
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Gloucestershire/Worcestershire

Salary: up to £39,000

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

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