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Supervising Social Worker

  • Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
  • Location: East Sussex
  • Date posted: 23-05-2017
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00001969_1495526256

An 'Outstanding' Ofsted rated fostering agency in East Sussex require a Supervising Social Worker to join their dynamic fostering team on a full-time basis covering the East Sussex area.

You will need to be committed, experienced and driven to succeed in this role.

Are you:

  • Enthusiastic about Fostering?
  • Charismatic?
  • Looking be part of a supportive team that invest in you?

In return you will receive:

  • Salary of up to £34K per annum
  • Mileage paid
  • A Health care scheme
  • 28 days of annual leave + public holidays
  • Further additional benefits

Key Responsibilities:

  • Recruiting, training, assessing and supporting Foster Carers
  • Providing safe placements for foster children and young people
  • Working with and building relationships with placing authorities
  • Supervise the work of foster carers
  • Participation in the out of hours' rota

You will need to:

  • Be a qualified social worker (DipSW/CQSW)
  • Have a valid HCPC registration
  • Have experience of working with Children and Families in a Social Work background
  • Have experience of working within fostering
  • Have an extensive working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks regarding Children Social Work, Fostering and Adoption
  • A full, clean driving licence

Want to apply?

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 0118 948 5555 or via email for further details