Supervising Social Worker - Fostering Team

Posted 14 June 2022
SalaryUp to £38.00 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

West Sussex County Council are looking for a Supervising Social Worker to join their Fostering Service. This is a Locum Social Work role.

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 a Supervising Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rate of up to £38.00 per hour
  • Home and flexible working available
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • Parking available/ nearby
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service

Your responsibilities as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • Recruit prospective Foster Carers
  • Complete Foster Carers annual reviews
  • Visit and maintain supervision with Foster Carers as needed
  • Complete Parenting Assessments
  • Present Form F assessments to panel when necessary

Requirements of you as a 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: Horsham, West Sussex

Umbrella pay rate: up to £38.00 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!