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Supervising Social Worker - Fostering

  • Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Devon
  • Date posted: 09-04-2018
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: BBBT2358_1523289239

A large and highly reputable Independent Fostering Agency are looking for Supervising Social Worker to cover the Devon region. This position is a maternity cover position. As the Supervising Social Worker, you will be responsible for continuing the growth and maintaining the fantastic reputation of the fostering agency.

What is on offer:

  • Home Working
  • A Car Allowance of £3,000
  • Mileage paid at 0.27 ppm
  • Pension Scheme
  • Dental Cover
  • Life Insurance
  • Other terrific benefits


  • As the Supervising Social Worker, you will be supporting and supervising foster carers
  • You will be responsible for the recruitment and training
  • Manage fostering resources
  • As the Supervising Social Worker, you will be completing assessments and Form F's to standards and presenting reports to panels
  • Ensuring that allow of the organisations policies and procedures are followed


  • You will need to be a Qualified Social Worker with a relevant qualification (DipSW/CQSW)
  • You will need to be registered with (HCPC)
  • You will need to have significant post qualifying experience as a Qualified Social Worker
  • Significant experience within fostering
  • You will have an excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislations and frameworks within Children Social Care and the Fostering sector
  • Full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle

If you would like to apply to be our next Supervising Social Worker, please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 0118 948 5555 for further details and your best contact details