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Supervising Social Worker - Fostering

  • Salary: Up to £38 per hour
  • Location: Cardiff
  • Date posted: 11-03-2020
  • Sector: Fostering, Adoption, Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00008025_1583934556

Cardiff Council are looking for a Locum Supervising Social Worker, to undertake Form F Assessments. This is a rewarding, 6-month contract, within a busy fostering team setting.

Benefits for you as the Locum Supervising Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rates at £38 per hour
  • 6-month contract
  • Easily commutablefrom Bristol and Caerphilly

Your responsibilities as the Locum Supervising Social Worker:

  • You will be required to work within current legislation and Council policy, procedures and practice to assess, commission and review services, including planned interventions, for a specific client group.
  • You will be predominantly undertaking Form F assessments
  • To work within the statutory guidance and policy/procedural framework to assist in protecting those who are at risk or vulnerable.
  • To provide counselling and advice to different people in a range of circumstances

The successful candidate must have experience in:

  • Significant Fostering experience
  • You must have an excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Requirements of you as the Locum Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Full UK driving license

Location: Cardiff

Hours: 37 hours

Pay rate: £38 per hour

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

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