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Supervising Social Worker - Fostering

  • Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: East Sussex
  • Date posted: 11-06-2018
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00003316_1528732518

A not for profit Independent Fostering Agency with a family-feel working environment is looking for a Fostering Social Worker to be the Supervising Social Worker of their team in East Sussex.
This role is full-time, home based and permanent, and they offer an extensive list of benefits, along with their competitive salary.
The ideal Social Worker will have safeguarding and fostering experience. You will need to be committed and have the ambition to match this Independent Fostering Agencies ambitions and they always look internally for promotions before externally.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • The flexibility to work in a home-based role
  • 25 Days Annual leave
  • Car Allowance - 0.45p per Mile or Car Allowance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Healthcare
  • Sick Pay
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Supervising managing a caseload of foster carers
  • Working in an out of hours rota
  • Recruiting & Assessing prospective new carers
  • Supporting foster carers
  • Improving the fostering service
  • Organising training for carers

Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Significant experience of working within safeguarding
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: East Sussex
Competitive Salary + healthcare + pension

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

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