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Supervising Social Worker (Independent Fostering Agency)

  • Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
  • Location: County Durham
  • Date posted: 14-08-2019
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00006314_1565779558

A not for profit, Independent Fostering Agency are looking for a Supervising Social Worker to cover a caseload over the Durham area. This role is a full-time and permanent position.

Ideally, you will need to have fostering experience and will be integral to the organisation's plans of striving to be "Outstanding" rated.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • 25 Days Annual leave
  • Car Allowance - £3,000
  • Contributory pension Scheme
  • Dental Cover
  • Private healthcare
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Supervision and Management of carers
  • Carry out form F assessments
  • Recruiting & Assessing prospective new carers
  • Supporting and supervising foster carers
  • Contribution to Foster Carer training

Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Experience of working within child Protection
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence



Location: Durham

Salary: Up to £33,000 + Car Allowance - £3,000



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


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