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Supervising Social Worker - Independent Fostering Agency

  • Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Kent
  • Date posted: 08-11-2018
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00004422_1541670294

As the Supervising Social Worker, you will have post qualification experience as a Fostering Social Worker, preferably with an Independent Fostering Agency. You will be working with an existing caseload over the Kent with the occasional Form F assessments as this is Independent Fostering Agency is looking to grow.

This is a permanent, full-time position in and around Kent. This Independent Fostering Agency are aspiring to be "Outstanding" rated by Ofsted and you will need to have the drive to match this organisations ambitions and be successful.

What is on offer for the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Natural Progression
  • A good work life balance
  • 45 Mileage paid
  • Company pension
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Assessing Foster Carer and presenting in Fostering Panel
  • Training Foster Carers
  • Supervising Foster Carers
  • Out-of-Hours duty work

Requirements for the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Experience of working as a Supervising Social Worker
  • A good knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence and have access to a vehicle to travel to other areas

Location: Kent

Salary: up to £36,000

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

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