Supervising Social Worker - Fostering Service

Posted 07 November 2022
Salary Up to £42.00 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work Fostering
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

Hampshire County Council are looking for an Experienced Supervising Social Worker to join their Fostering Service. This is a Locum Social Work role based in the West Hampshire offices.

The ideal Social Worker will have extensive knowledge and experience in a Fostering environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to work well with Foster Carers throughout the process of them fostering a child.

Benefits for you as an Experienced Supervising Social Worker:

  • Exceptional pay rate of up to £42.00 per hour
  • "Outstanding" Ofsted inspection results
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • Parking available/ nearby
  • A chance to further enhance your CV and skillset

Your responsibilities as an Experienced Supervising Social Worker:

  • Hold a caseload dealing with Foster Carers, Connected persons, and Temporary Carers
  • Recruit prospective Foster Carers
  • Visit and maintain supervision with Foster Carers as needed
  • Complete Parenting Assessments
  • Present Form F assessments to panel when necessary

Requirements of you as an Experienced Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Fostering work
  • A valid UK driving licence and car is essential to this role

Location: West Hampshire

Umbrella pay rate: up to £42.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

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

If this role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!