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Supervising Social Worker - Independent Fostering Agency

  • Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Somerset
  • Date posted: 15-10-2019
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Adoption, Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00006267_1571154261

An Independent Fostering Agency are looking for a Supervising Social Worker based in Somerset for their well-thought of Fostering service. This is a Permanent, full-time and home-based position with some flexible working.

This Independent Fostering Agency works with a unique model and has several Fostering services across England. They are striving to be "Outstanding" rated by Ofsted across all areas via their Child-Centred approach.

What is on offer for you as the Senior Supervising Social Worker:

  • A growing and excellent team
  • A competitive Pension Scheme
  • Some flexible working
  • Mileage Paid
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Senior Supervising Social Worker:

  • Contributing Foster Carer Recruitment Strategies
  • Managing a caseload of Foster Carers
  • Participating in the Out-of-Hours rota
  • Contributing to Training

Requirements for you as the Senior Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Significant experience of working within Fostering
  • Experience of working for an Independent Fostering Agency
  • A working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Somerset, Home-Based

Salary: Up to £36,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Akeel Shabir on 0118 948 5555 or ashabir@charecruitment.com 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