Supervising Social Worker - Fostering

Recruiter
Charles Hunter Associates
Location
Worcester
Salary
£27000 - £32200/annum benefits
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
21 Apr 2018
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
A well-thought of Independent Fostering Agency requires a Supervising Social Worker for their expanding Fostering team in Worcestershire.

What is on offer for the Supervising Social Worker:

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

Duties and Responsibilities for the Supervising Social Worker:

* 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

Requirements for the Supervising Social Worker:

* 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 or aspects of Fostering (desirable)
* Be willing to participate in an out of hours' rota and undertake assessments
* A working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Fostering
* Must hold a full UK Driving Licence and have access to a vehicle to travel to other areas

CLOSING DATE: Friday 20th April 2018

Experienced Children's Social Worker?

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