Supervising Social Worker

Posted 08 November 2022
Salary Up to £35 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameHannah Combrinck

Job description

Manchester City Council are looking for a Supervising Social Worker to join their Fostering Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working within a Fostering environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to start a contract confidently without the need for supervision.

Benefits for you as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • Amazing pay rate of £35.00 per hour
  • Hybrid working available
  • Ofsted rate: good
  • Parking and other travel alternatives available

Your responsibilities as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • Assist with recruitment activity and screening of potential applicant carers
  • Support and supervise Fostering households
  • Assist with retention of carers supporting the sufficiency strategy in keeping children placed locally
  • ensure that the fostered child feels secure and is thriving, and verifying that the carer meets the fostering service's requirements

Requirements of you as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience within child care planning and or fostering
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is preferred

Location: Manchester

Umbrella pay rate: £35.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Hannah Combrinck on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this 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!