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Supervising Social Worker

  • Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + other terrific benefits
  • Location: Central Belt
  • Date posted: 04-10-2017
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00002652_1507115033

Supervising Social Worker - Central Scotland

A competitive salary + terrific benefits

A highly reputable organisation requires a Fostering Supervising Social Worker for their growing Fostering team in Central Scotland.

They are looking for a committed and enthusiastic Social Worker to come in and help take them continue to grow in the right direction.

Are you:

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


  • A competitive salary
  • A car allowance of £3,000
  • Mileage paid
  • Competitive annual leave (excluding public holidays)
  • A fantastic pension scheme
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervising Foster Carers by make sure they fully understand the fostering task as well as the agencies policies and procedures
  • Completing Form F assessments
  • Recruitment and training of Foster Carers
  • Promoting the best outcomes for children
  • Partaking in the out-of-hours duty rota


  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Registered with the Scottish Social Service Council (SSSC)
  • Significant experience of working as a Qualified Social Worker within Children and Families teams
  • Experience of working within Fostering in some capacity (desirable)
  • An excellent knowledge and understanding of the current legislations and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering
  • 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: 09th October 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