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Supervising Social Worker - Independent Fostering Agency

  • Salary: A salary of up to £33,500 + benefits
  • Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire
  • Date posted: 03-08-2018
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00003581_1533297086

A Therapeutic Independent Fostering Agency are looking for a Supervising Social Worker based in South Yorkshire. This is a Permanent, full-time, office-based position.

This is a well-thought of Independent Fostering Agency with a great reputation as they continue to grow and develop around the South Yorkshire area.

What is on offer for the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Excellent training and development programmes (DDP training)
  • A fantastic supportive team
  • Competitive annual leave + bank holidays
  • £62 per month car allowance + 0.32p per mile mileage
  • Clear avenues for progression to Senior Supervising Social Worker
  • A good life work life balance (TOIL, occasional home-working)
  • A competitive Pension Scheme
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Training, assessing and supporting Foster Carers
  • Recruiting Foster Carers
  • Supervising Foster Carers
  • Working to agreed timescales
  • Working in an Out-Of-Hours rota

Requirements of the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Experience of working within a Fostering team
  • Be willing to participate in an out of hours' rota
  • A working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: South Yorkshire

Salary: £29,000 - £33,500

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

If this role is not 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!