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Supervising Social Worker - Independent Fostering Agency

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: Hampshire
  • Date posted: 05-06-2019
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00005782_1559732101

A National, well established Independent Fostering Agency are looking for an experienced Locum Supervising Social Worker within the Hampshire area, who is immediately available. As a Supervising Social Worker, you will provide essential training to Foster Carers, work directly with the Carers and the Children they are Fostering, and make sure the relationship does not break down, in order to achieve the best outcome for all.

With a "Good" Ofsted in their last visit, they can offer a supportive and nurturing work environment with an excellent work life balance; by offering large flexibility in relation to home working. You can work autonomously, arranging your own visits for times that work for you, with an extremely manageable caseload.

This highly rewarding role would be based in the Hampshire area, working with Carer's located in surrounding areas also, which are easily commutable from the A35, A37 and A354.

What are the Social Work requirements?

  • 2 years post qualifying experience
  • HCPC registration
  • Car driver with own vehicle

What sets you apart from the crowd?

  • Previous experience within an Independent Fostering Agency
  • Over 5 years' experience within Fostering, including training and recruitment
  • Form F or other assessment-based training
  • Proven track record of being able to work to, and meeting, strict timescales in a calm and professional manner.
  • Strong and stable work history

What do you get?

  • Flexible home working
  • Onsite parking when needed in the office
  • Great work life balance with easy access to large shopping centres, sporting venues, and parks
  • Highly competitive pay rates based on the surrounding authorities paying from £28 ph

Why Charles Hunter Associates?

  • Free Access to our CPD training, easily accessible online (worth £500) which contributes to HCPC
  • You will work with your own dedicated consultant whose main concern is your career, and consultants that have sector knowledge and experience
  • Referral Bonus Scheme of £250 if you refer a friend or colleague looking for work

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Brian Allbrighton 0118 948 5555.