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Supervising Social Worker - Independent Fostering Agency

  • Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Devon
  • Date posted: 27-11-2018
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00004532_1543332687

An Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Supervising Social Worker to provide high qualify family placement service to child and young people within Devon. You will be carrying a caseload of maximum of 12 foster carers around Mid-Devon, and South Somerset region.

The ideal Social Worker will have Fostering and Family Placement experience. You will need to be committed and have the drive to match this Independent Fostering Agencies ambitions.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • 25 Days Annual leave
  • Mileage Allowance
  • Realistic Caseloads
  • Pension Scheme
  • Flexibly Working
  • Training Opportunists
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Carry out form F assessments
  • Working in an out of hours rota
  • Carrying out training groups
  • Supporting and supervising foster carers
  • Monitoring and Retention of Foster Carers

Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Significant experience of working within Family Placements
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Devon

Salary: up to £33,000

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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