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Supervising Social Worker

  • Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Amazing benefits
  • Location: Devon
  • Date posted: 21-09-2017
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00002751_1505991646

Supervising Social Worker - Devon

A salary of up to £33,000 per annum + Terrific Benefits

An ambitious Independent Fostering Agency require a Supervising Social Worker to join their dedicated fostering team where there is a great chance to build brighter futures for children.

To be a successful candidate, you will need to be fully committed to the role and organisation as well as excellent interpersonal and organisational skills.

Are you:

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


Benefits:

  • Salary of up to £33,000 per Annum
  • Mileage paid at 0.45 ppm
  • 30 days annual Leave
  • Pension scheme
  • Other Terrific Benefits


You will be involved in:

  • Providing support and supervision to the foster carers according to the company's requirements
  • Supporting the organisation in ensuring that the service is run in line with the Government Legislation, Regulations and Standards, together with the Inspecting Body.
  • Provide training to foster carers
  • Produce reports, attend group meetings and annual reviews

You will have:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • At least two years' experience within relevant fostering social care or child care work
  • An excellent 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


Closing Date: End of Sep 2017

Want to apply?

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