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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?


  • 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


  • 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


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