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Supervising Social Worker - Fostering

  • Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Amazing benefits
  • Location: Hampshire
  • Date posted: 09-04-2018
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: BBBT9946_1523293222

An Independent Fostering Agency require a Supervising Social Worker for their Fostering Team based in North Hampshire. This is a great opportunity to become part of a great organisation. As the Supervising Social Worker, you will be supporting and Supervising Foster carers.


What is on offer:

  • 28 days Annual Leave + Birthday Leave
  • Mileage paid 45p per mile
  • Health Care
  • Pension scheme
  • Other terrific benefits


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • As the Supervising Social Worker, you will be Supervising and Supporting many Foster carers
  • You will be undertaking parenting assessments and present to court
  • As the Supervising Social Worker, you will be putting together support plans
  • You will be interviewing and assessing foster carers
  • As the Supervising Social Worker, you will be providing or coordinate mandatory training for foster carers



Requirements:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Experience of working as a Qualified Social Worker within Children and Families teams
  • Experience within Fostering
  • Working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care, Safeguarding
  • As the Supervising Social Worker, you must hold a full UK Driving Licence and have access to a vehicle to travel to other areas


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.