Supervising Social Worker

Posted 03 February 2023
Salary £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameDavid Walsh

Job description

Supervising Social Worker

Exeter - covering Devon, Torbay, Plymouth, and Cornwall

A leading therapeutic national Fostering Agency are looking for a Supervising Social Worker to join their ever-growing team, recently awarded Employer of the Year by Children and Young People Awards Now.

They're an Ofsted GOOD rated Fostering service and their services were developed out of the need to 'transform the lives of children and young people', focusing on those who were accessing our specialist integrated education, residential and fostering services.

Benefits for you as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • Car allowance of £4550
  • Competitive annual leave allowance
  • Pension scheme and access to employee assistance program
  • Perkbox discount scheme membership
  • Simply Health Medical Cash Back Plan
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Market related salary plus on call allowance plus car allowance
  • Annual Salary review.

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Carry out initial visits to prospective foster carers.
  • Plan and implement carer recruitment activities.
  • Complete Form F Assessments following relevant training.
  • Be part of our Children and Young People Participations strategy and events
  • Taking part in our day duty service on a rota basis from the office.

Requirements of you as Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence
  • Be registered as a social worker with Social Work England

Salary scale - £31,000 - £35,000 d.o.e. plus £4550 car allowance + benefits

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.

I am also offering a referral bonus of £250.00 to anyone who refers a social work professional to our agency that is successfully placed.