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Supervising Social Worker

  • Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Date posted: 21-09-2017
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00002759_1506009762

Supervising Social Worker - Lancashire

A salary of up to £35,000 + terrific benefits

A family owned Therapeutic Independent Fostering Agency require an experienced Supervising Social Worker.

To be a successful candidate, you will need to be fully committed to the role and organisation and possess and infectious personality. This organisation invests heavily in their staff.

Are you:

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


  • Salary of up to £35,000 per annum
  • Car allowance
  • Generous annual leave + bank holidays
  • Company pension
  • 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
  • Promoting the welfare of children placed with foster carers
  • Completing assessments using the BAAF Form F
  • Attending regulate meetings and reviews on behalf of the agency within the decision process


  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Registered with HCPC
  • Significant experience of working as a Qualified Social Worker within Children and Families
  • 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.
  • Be willing to participate in an out of hours' rota and undertake assessments


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