Supervising Social Worker

Posted 17 November 2022
Salary Up to £39312 per annum + benefits
LocationCardiff
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work Fostering
ReferenceJ6237_1668769163
Contact NameCassie Ferguson

Job description

A not-for-profit Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Senior Supervising Social Worker to carry a caseload of Foster carers around Cardiff.

This is a home- based, permanent and full time position.

The ideal Social Worker will have Fostering experience preferably within 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 Senior Supervising Social Worker:

  • Mileage paid at 0.45ppm
  • Out of hours payments
  • 32 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • An unmatched Pension Scheme 10%
  • Further benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Senior Supervising Social Worker:

  • Managing a caseload of foster carers
  • Recruiting & assessing prospective new carers
  • Delivering training for Foster Carers
  • Improving the fostering service
  • Organising training for carers

Requirements for you as the Senior Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with the Social Care Wales
  • Significant experience of working within Fostering, ideally with a Charity or Independent Fostering Agency as a Supervising Social Worker or Senior Practitioner
  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Cardiff (home-based)

Salary Scale: £39,312 & great benefits pro rata

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Cassie Ferguson.

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!