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Supervising Social Worker

  • Salary: £30,180 - £35,180 per annum + other terrific benefits
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Date posted: 06-06-2017
  • Sector: Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00001990_1496754008

Supervising Social Worker - West Midlands - 12 month - Fixed Term

A salary of up to £32,000 + car allowance + terrific benefits

A highly reputable and ambitious independent fostering agency require a Supervising Social Worker to join their dynamic fostering team on a 12 month fixed term contract.

This is a large regional based organisation that invests in their staff and would be a great move for career prospects although it is initially a 12 month fixed term contract.

Are you:

  • An experienced social worker?
  • A driven individual?
  • Passionate about Fostering?


  • Salary of up to £32,000 per annum
  • Car allowance of up to £3,180
  • Mileage 0.45 ppm
  • 25 Annual leave + bank holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Other terrific benefits

You will be involved in:

  • Recruiting, training and supporting foster carers
  • Promoting the welfare of children placed with foster carers.
  • Supporting the organisation in ensuring that the service is run in line with the Government Legislation, Regulations and Standards, together with the Inspecting Body.

You will have:

  • Experience of working as a Qualified Social Worker preferably within Fostering and Adoption.
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A good working knowledge and understanding of the current legislations and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care, Fostering and Adoption including the Children's Act 1989 and its application to Social Work practice.
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence and have access to a vehicle to travel to other areas.
  • Be willing to participate in an out of hours' rota and undertake assessments

CLOSING DATE: 30th June 2017

Want to apply?

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