Qualified Social Worker - Fostering

Expiring today

Recruiter
REED
Location
Warrington
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
16 Oct 2020
Closes
20 Oct 2020
Ref
1765703693
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Our client, a Greater Manchester authority are looking for an experienced Qualified Social Worker to join their Fostering Team

There is flexibility with home working due to the current situation

Pay rate is £25.02 (Umbrella)

The role will involve the following:
  • Provide support and Supervision to a number of mainstream and family and friends foster carers to assist them in providing excellent care to children.
  • Work closely with staff within the service and social work teams to effectively match children to families
  • Assess and provide training / development opportunities to foster carers
  • Prepare high quality, accurate and thorough reports for a variety of purposes
  • Carry out annual reviews of foster carers
  • Be involved in the recruitment and assessment of foster carers
  • Undertake Reg 24 and viability assessments

Requirements of the role:
  • Qualified Social Worker
  • Proven social work background across children and families social work
  • SW England registered
  • ASYE Completion.

If this isn’t the job for you, please have a think about whether you can recommend a friend or colleague â€" we are offering **£250** PER successful recommendation.

Please also remember we offer a substantial CPD fund!! Our Social Workers utilise their funds for training courses, books or to fund their trips to conferences and other relevant events. This can often be £500++++ !!! (depending on hours/days worked)

Some facts about working for Reed:

Here at Reed we care and we’re professional â€" in an industry that doesn’t have the best reputation at times â€" I hope we stand out!

We are a family-run business and we just celebrated our 60th birthday!

We “Love Mondays” but we also technically work for free 1 day per week as 18% of our business is owned by the Reed Foundation which supports good causes around the world.

Our company values are:
  • We are fair, open and honest
  • We take ownership
  • We work together

We are also lucky to run many Local Authority contracts, we are a trusted partner for these clients and, as such, our conduct must be impeccable.

Would you consider joining us? I’m free to talk every week-day from 8am onwards and happy to take evening calls too if it’s easier. And if we’re very lucky, perhaps you might tell your friends too â€" don’t forget we offer £250 per successful referral.

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And just finally, we ask our candidates to evaluate our service regularly, here are some recent quotes:

“I have had a very successful four years of working for this agency, always someone on hand to deal with any issues promptly and effectively.”

“Committed friendly staff who are professional when dealing with people. Always appreciate what my needs are in any agency and do everything possible to meet those needs! I have been with Reed as an agency for many years and have been fully satisfied with the service they provide. Thank you to the staff at Reed!”

“I get exceptional support from my consultant. She visits me at each placement to enquire on how things are getting on, meet my managers and offer moral support. I feel listened to and get valuable feedback from my consultant. I am always informed when suitable jobs are available especially when current job role is ending. I feel well supported by my consultant. Lindsey is exceptionally good, her support is commendable, she is the reason why I remain committed to continue working with Reed.”