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Supervising Social Worker - Fostering Team

  • Salary: Up to £32 per hour
  • Location: Berkshire
  • Date posted: 30-12-2020
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: J930_1609342171

A Local Authority in Berkshire is looking for a Supervising Social Worker to join their Fostering team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have previous experience in a Fostering environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to work confidently from the beginning of the contract with little supervision.

Benefits for you as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • Home and flexible working available
  • Great pay rate of up to £32.00 per hour
  • Easily accessible via car
  • 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
  • Be able to bring cases to panel confidently when needed
  • Support foster carers through the process of fostering a child, providing out of hours support if necessary
  • Complete Fostering assessments

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 a car

Location: Berkshire

Pay rate: Up to £32.00 per hour dependent on interview and experience

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

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