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Supervising Social Worker

  • Salary: £28000 - £33333 per annum + excellent benefits
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Date posted: 16-10-2017
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00002844_1508177443

Supervising Social Worker - West Midlands - Maternity Cover

A negotiable salary + terrific benefits

A highly reputable fostering agency in the West Midlands (UK regional offices) require a supervising social worker to join their dynamic fostering team to cover Maternity Leave with the possiblity of staying on permanently after the end of the contract.

You will need to be committed, experienced and driven to succeed in this role and you will be covering the West Midlands area.

Are you:

  • An experienced Fostering Social Worker?
  • Charismatic?
  • Looking be part of a highly reputable private Fostering agency?


  • A negotiable salary dependent on experience
  • Car allowance paid monthly
  • Mileage paid
  • Competitive annual leave + public holidays
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Part of a larger group of fostering agencies
  • 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: ASAP

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