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Supervising Social Worker - Fostering Team

  • Salary: Up to £35 per hour
  • Location: Barnet, London
  • Date posted: 16-06-2021
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: J2022_1623857147

The London Borough of Barnet is looking for a Supervising Social Worker to join their Fostering Service. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social worker will have recent knowledge and experience working in a Fostering role. The key to success in this position is to work confidently with cases and collaborate well with other connected services within the council.

Benefits for you as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rate of up to £35.00 per hour
  • Home and flexible working
  • "Good" Ofsted inspection results
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service

Your responsibilities as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • Be a part of supervisory meetings with either Team Managers or Senior Social Workers regularly to monitor progress and identify development needs
  • Support foster carers through the process of fostering a child, providing out of hours support if necessary
  • Visit and maintain contact with them as necessary
  • Liaise with connected services to ensure the best outcomes possible

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 Foster work proceedings
  • A valid UK Driving Licence and vehicle is required

Location: Barnet, London

Pay rate: up to £35.00 per hour

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!