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Supervising Social Worker - Independent Fostering Agency

  • Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Company Car or Car Allowance
  • Location: Devon
  • Date posted: 12-07-2019
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Adoption, Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00005968_1562946932

An Independent Fostering Agency in Devon are looking for a Supervising Social Worker to join their team. This role is a permanent position, full-time, home based role. This agency is striving to be "Outstanding" rated by Ofsted.

You will need to have a background within a Fostering Team as a Supervising Social Worker. Ideally, within an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity. This is a well thought of team and would be an exciting time to join to make a positive and lasting difference.

What is on offer for the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Car Allowance/Company Car
  • Mileage Allowance
  • Competitive Pension Scheme
  • Private Healthcare scheme
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • 28 days and rising per year + Bank Holidays

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Undertake at least one Form F Assessment within the first year of employment and complete updates as and when required
  • Attend meetings to support Foster Carers, children and young people.
  • Support Foster Carers in preparing children and young people for independent or semi-independent living.
  • Play an active role in the recruitment of carers and fully Understand the importance of participating in carer recruitment Manage
  • Ensure that carers fully understand the fostering task, competencies to be achieved and the standards expected,

Duties and Responsibilities for the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Significant Fostering experience
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence
  • An excellent knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Exeter
Salary: Up to £38,000 plus Car Allowance/Company Car

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

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