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Supervising Social Worker - Independent Fostering Agency

  • Salary: Up to £28 per hour
  • Location: Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire
  • Date posted: 24-10-2019
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00006807_1571923792

A "Outstanding" rated Independent Fostering Agency based in North Yorkshire is looking to recruit a Locum Supervising Social Worker.

What's on offer

  • Manageable caseloads - maximum 15 households
  • Home based role offering flexibility
  • 3 month contract and potential to go permanent
  • Pay rate of £28 per hour
  • Work within a well-known IFA with an "Outstanding" Ofsted rating

Job Responsibilities

  • Offer support and supervision to foster carers
  • Visit and maintain contact with them as necessary
  • You will ensure that foster carers are familiar with and comply with organisations policies and procedures.
  • You'll be working flexibly to ensure an appropriate level of support is offered and maintained, assisting with duty and responding outside of normal hours if required
  • Identifying and advising the line manager, or a member of the senior management team, of problems arising with carers and their placements, ensuring appropriate action may follow

Job requirements

  • Social Work Qualification and previous experience in Fostering
  • Full UK driving license and access to a car
  • HCPC registration
  • Enhanced DBS

Pay rate: £28 per hour

Location: Middlesbrough

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

If this Social Worker role isn't 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!