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Supervising Social Worker - Fostering

  • Salary: £29000 - £32250 per annum + benefits
  • Location: Worcestershire
  • Date posted: 21-05-2018
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00003190_1526894465

A well-thought of Independent Fostering Agency are looking for a Supervising Social Worker for their growing Fostering service in the Worcestershire/South Birmingham area.

This is a well-thought of Independent Fostering Agency with great career prospects as they continue to grow and develop in 2018. The ideal Supervising Social Worker will be full of enthusiasm and drive and able to start within 8 weeks.

What is on offer for the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Excellent training and development programmes
  • A fantastic supportive team
  • Car Allowance and mileage
  • Competitive annual leave + bank holidays
  • Clear avenues for progression
  • Pension Scheme
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Recruiting Foster Carers
  • Training, assessing and supporting Foster Carers
  • Supervising Foster Carers
  • Working to agreed timescales
  • Working in an Out-Of-Hours rota

Requirements of the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Experience of working within a Fostering or Family Placement environment
  • A working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering
  • A full UK driving licence with a fully operational vehicle

CLOSING DATE: Thursday 24th May 2018

Location: Worcestershire/South Birmingham

Salary: up to £32,250

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

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