Supervising Social Worker

Posted 02 November 2022
Salary £34000 - £41000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Fostering
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

A fostering agency rated "Good" by Ofsted are looking for a Supervising Social Worker to join their team, covering Essex and Hertfordshire. This is a full time, homebased, permanent position with a 4 day work week. As the Supervising Social Worker, you will be responsible for recruiting, assessing, supervising, supporting, and training foster carers.

The ideal Supervising Social Worker will have experience working with children and families.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Training and Development Programmes
  • 25 Days Annual Leave
  • Pension Scheme
  • Flexible Working
  • 4 Day Work Week
  • Other Benefits

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Supervise foster carers and place children in foster homes
  • Undertake home visits and be a point of contact
  • 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 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: Homebased - Covering Essex and Hertfordshire

Salary: up to £41,000

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!