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Supervising Social Worker - Therapeutic Fostering Agency

  • Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum
  • Location: Dorset
  • Date posted: 21-08-2019
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00006260_1566393991

A Therapeutic Fostering Agency who has been rated 'Outstanding' by Ofsted, is looking for a Supervising Social Worker to cover a caseload of 10 foster carers over the East Dorset. This role is a full-time permanent position.

The ideal Social Worker will have looked after children and fostering experience. You will need to have a background within a Fostering Team as a Supervising Social Worker within an Independent Fostering Agency or a Therapeutic Fostering Agency.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • 28 days annual leave + bank holiday days
  • Birthdays off
  • Long Service day awarded after 3 years
  • Progression Opportunists
  • OOH Allowance
  • Private Healthcare Scheme


Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Supervise and support Foster Carers.
  • Ensure that children's care and development needs are met.
  • Undertaking performance and target reviews with the Director.
  • Understanding therapeutic models of supporting young people and carers.
  • Child protection and LCA processes.


Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Post qualifying experience in children's service/foster care
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence


Location: East Dorset
Salary: up to £36,000


Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Akeel Shabir on 0118 948 5555 or email ashabir@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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