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Supervising Social Worker

  • Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Date posted: 10-10-2017
  • Sector: Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00002873_1507651543

Supervising Social Worker - Buckinghamshire - Home based

Salary of up to £34,000 per annum + other excellent benefits

An ambitious Independent Fostering Agency are looking to recruit a home-based Supervising Social Worker that is based in the Milton Keynes area. This is a fantastic opportunity to join their developing team at an important time with a great scope for future progression.

The Supervising Social Worker will need possess a real drive and will need to be committed to an organisation that is committed to them. This organisation needs a Supervising Social Worker that will have a real positive impact on a long-term basis.

Are you:

  • Driven and charismatic?
  • Enthusiastic?
  • Experienced in fostering?

You will receive:

  • Salary of up to £34,000 per annum
  • An annual incentive based bonus
  • 0.45ppm mileage paid
  • 25 days' annual leave + public holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • A post-probation package review
  • A mobile phone and a laptop
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reviewing, assessing and supervising Foster Carers
  • Recruiting foster carers (minimal)
  • Partaking in the out-of-hours rota (minimal)
  • Managing a small case load
  • Liaising with placement authorities
  • Other typical duties and responsibilities (job description supplied on request)


  • You will need to be a Qualified Social Worker (DipSW/CQSW)
  • You will need to hold a current HCPC registration
  • You will need post qualification experience in Fostering, preferably, with an independent fostering agency
  • An excellent working knowledge of the current legislations and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care, Fostering and Adoption including the Children Act 1989
  • Hold a full UK Driving Licence and access to a working vehicle

Want to apply?

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