Fostering Social Worker

29000.00 - 34000.00 GBP Annual + GBP29000 - GBP34000/annum Amazing benefits
03 Oct 2017
31 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Fostering Social Worker - Warwickshire

A salary of up to GBP32,000 + terrific benefits

An "Outstanding" rated and ambitious Therapeutic Independent Fostering Agency require a Fostering to join their engaging and supportive fostering team where there is a great scope for career progression.

To be a successful candidate, you will need to be fully committed to the role and the organisation as this organisation invests heavily in their staff.

Are you:

* An experienced social worker?
* A driven individual?
* Passionate about Fostering?


* Salary of up to GBP32,000 per annum
* An excellent travel package (A Car Allowance GBP2,100 & Mileage 0.45 ppm/Company Car & Fuel Card)
* An incentive based Annual Bonus of 15% of Annual Salary
* 30 days' annual leave + bank holidays
* Private Medical Insurance
* Company pension
* Life Insurance
* Excellent training and development opportunities
* Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Building relationships with Foster Carers and Foster Children
* Supervising, Assessing & Training Foster Carers
* Promoting the welfare of Children placed with Foster Carers
* Attending LAC Reviews
* Safeguarding Children
* Supporting the organisation in ensuring that the service is run in line with the Government Legislation, Regulations and Standards, together with the Inspecting Body


* 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, preferably withing Fostering or in a LAC team
* Experience or knowledge of Therapeutic Fostering (desirable)
* 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 Jamil Olweny on (Apply online only) or via email for further details