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Supervising Social Worker

  • Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Date posted: 17-10-2017
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00002935_1508257446

Supervising Social Worker - Gloucestershire

A Salary up to £33,000 + terrific benefits

An Independent Fostering Agency require a Supervising Social Worker to join their flourishing team to support and guide foster carers and provide stable placements across the Gloucestershire area.

To be a successful candidate, you will need to be fully committed to the role and organisation.

Are you:

  • An experienced Social Worker?
  • A driven individual?
  • Passionate about Fostering?

Benefits:

  • A salary up to £33,000
  • Car Allowance - £3,000
  • 25 days' annual leave
  • Company pension
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Training of the Foster Carer's using activities of the Origination
  • Recruitment for the Organisation
  • Reporting and recording on how the foster carer's performances, needs and placement progress are doing
  • Supporting and Supervising the Foster Carer's to help meet the needs of the Children and Young People
  • Supporting the Registered manager to ensure all staff operate to the according legislations and guidance as well as the Organisations policies and procedures

Requirements:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Significant experience of working as a Children's Social Worker,
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • An excellent knowledge and understanding of the current legislation 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


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