Supervising Social Worker - IFA - Therapeutic Service
Supervising Social Worker – Manchester - Fixed Term
An excellent opportunity to join an Outstanding rated IFA with a therapeutic focus. This organisation has an excellent reputation within the market and as an employer and as such offers a very attractive package with a generous car allowance.
This position is a full time permanent post.
This IFA has a regional presence across the UK and has a very established network with relevant authorities. They genuinely focus on the quality of the care and support delivered to their foster families and encourage a creative approach. The role very much focuses on developing and nurturing the relationship with foster carers and the child. They are looking for a knowledgeable and experienced fostering social worker to join their stable team in Midlands Region. You will be supporting carers across these regions and ideally will live in the Warwickshire/Leicestershire region
- Monthly visits to foster carers
- To offer support and supervision to foster carers
- To sustain the child in placement and ensure that the five outcomes for children are being met within the foster family
- To develop and maintain positive working relationships between all the professionals around the child
- Attending LAC reviews
- Monitoring and safeguarding the young person at all times
This role is an excellent opportunity to further develop skills within therapeutic fostering, as part of a highly regarded and supportive environment, where the focus is on the quality of support given to carers, focusing on positive outcome as a priority.
This role carries a competitive salary and car allowance.
You will be an HCPC registered qualified social worker and hold a driving licence. You will have had previous post qualifying experience working in a fostering team.
How to apply:
Please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or you can call on 0121 516 3983 / 07930697422 for more information about the organisation and the role.