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Supervising Social Worker

  • Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Date posted: 16-10-2017
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00002183_1508176821

Supervising Social Worker - West Midlands

A negotiable salary + terrific benefits

An "Outstanding" rated and ambitious Therapeutic Independent Fostering Agency require a Fostering to join their engaging and supportive fostering team where there is a great scope for career progression.

To be a successful candidate, you will need to be fully committed to the role and the organisation as this organisation invests heavily in their staff.

Are you:

  • An experienced fostering social worker?
  • A driven individual?
  • Passionate about therapeutic fostering?


Benefits:

  • A Negotiable salary dependent on experience
  • Car Allowance & Mileage or a Company Car)
  • An incentive based Annual Bonus
  • 30 days' annual leave + bank holidays
  • Company pension
  • No Out-Of-Hours duty
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Building relationships with Foster Carers and Foster Children
  • Supervising, Assessing & Training Foster Carers
  • Promoting the welfare of Children placed with Foster Carers
  • Attending LAC Reviews
  • Safeguarding Children
  • Supporting the organisation in ensuring that the service is run in line with the Government Legislation, Regulations and Standards, together with the Inspecting Body

Requirements:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Significant experience of working as a Children's Social Worker within Fostering
  • Experience or knowledge of Therapeutic Fostering
  • An excellent knowledge and understanding of the current legislation 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

CLOSING DATE: ASAP


Want to apply?


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