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Supervising Social Worker

  • Salary: Negotiable Salary + excellent benefits
  • Location: South Yorkshire
  • Date posted: 22-09-2017
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00002765_1506081507

Supervising Social Worker - South Yorkshire - (21 hours 3 days a week)

Negotiable salary (pro rata) + terrific benefits

A highly reputable fostering agency in South Yorkshire (UK regional offices) require a supervising social worker to join their dynamic fostering team on a part-time basis (21 hours 3 days a week) covering the South Yorkshire area.

You will need to be committed, experienced and driven to succeed in this role.

Are you:

  • Enthusiastic about Fostering?
  • Charismatic?
  • Looking be part of a supportive team that invests in you?


  • Negotiable salary dependent on experience
  • Car allowance of £3,000
  • Mileage paid at 0.18ppm
  • 25 days of annual leave + public holidays
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Further additional benefits

Key Responsibilities:

  • Recruiting, training, assessing and supporting Foster Carers
  • Providing safe placements for foster children and young people
  • Working with and building relationships with placing authorities
  • Supervise the work of foster carers


  • A recognised Social Work qualification (DipSW/CQSW/BSc)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Experience of working with Children and Families in a Social Work background
  • Experience of working within fostering (desirable)
  • An extensive working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks regarding Children Social Work, Fostering and Adoption
  • A full, clean driving licence

 Closing Date: 12th October 2017

Interview Date: 16th October 2017 (must be available)

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