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Supervising Social Worker

  • Salary: £29000 - £32500 per annum + benefits
  • Location: Worcestershire
  • Date posted: 31-10-2017
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00003005_1509454830

A well-thought of Independent Fostering Agency requires a Supervising Social Worker for their expanding Fostering team in Worcestershire.

What is on offer:

  • An excellent travel package
  • Competitive annual leave
  • Company pension
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • A supportive and 'family-feel' team
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Recruiting, training, assessing and supporting Foster Carers
  • Providing safe placements for foster children and young people
  • Supervising foster carers
  • Working to agreed timescales
  • Working in an Out-Of-Hours rota


  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Experience of working as a Qualified Social Worker within Children and Families teams
  • Experience within Fostering (desirable)
  • Be willing to participate in an out of hours' rota
  • A working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence and have access to a vehicle to travel to other areas

TIMESCALES: Interviews starting this week

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