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Supervising Social Worker (Independent Fostering Agency)

  • Salary: £27900 - £36000 per annum + Car Allowance
  • Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
  • Date posted: 09-08-2019
  • Sector: Fostering, Adoption, Local Authority
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00006246_1565364235

A children's charity operating as an Independent Fostering Agency, is looking for a Senior/Supervising Social Worker to cover up to 12 caseloads of foster carers over the Gloucestershire area. This role is a permanent Part-Time position.

The ideal Social Worker will have looked after children and fostering experience. You will need to have a background within a Fostering Team as a Supervising Social Worker within an Independent Fostering Agency or a Therapeutic Fostering Agency.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Company Car Allowance
  • 30 days annual leave + bank holiday days
  • Membership of Perkbox, for all staff
  • Progression opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements - to suit you and the charity
  • OOH Allowance

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Supervise and support Foster Carers.
  • Ensure that children's care and development needs are met.
  • Undertake comprehensive assessments of potential foster carer.
  • Annually review Foster Carer's Personal Development Plan.
  • Engage where required in Therapeutic Support with relevant parties
  • Child protection and LCA processes.

Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Post qualifying experience in children's service/foster care
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Gloucestershire

Salary: up to £37,000 Plus Car Allowance (Pro Rata)

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Akeel Shabir on 0118 948 5555 or email ashabir@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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