Supervising Social Worker - Independent Fostering Agency

27000.00 - 33000.00 GBP Annual + GBP27000 - GBP33000/annum benefits
17 Jul 2019
18 Jul 2019
Contract Type
An "Outstanding" Independent Fostering Agency are looking for a Supervising Social Worker based in Telford. This is a Permanent, full-time and office-based position.

This is a well-thought of Independent Fostering Agency with a great reputation as they continue to grow their service in the Shropshire area.

What is on offer for the Supervising Social Worker:

* Excellent training and development opportunities

* A fantastic supportive team

* 28 days of annual leave + bank holidays + birthday off

* 45p per mile mileage

* Clear avenues for progression to Senior Supervising Social Worker

* A good life work life balance

* A competitive Pension Scheme

* Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for the Supervising Social Worker:

* Training, assessing and supporting Foster Carers

* Recruiting Foster Carers

* Supervising Foster Carers

* Working to agreed timescales

* Managing a reduced case load of up to 10 Foster Carers

* Working in an Out-Of-Hours rota

Requirements of the Supervising Social Worker:

* A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)

* Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

* Experience of working within a Fostering team

* 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

Location: Shropshire

Salary: Up to just over GBP33,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on (phone number removed) or for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities