Fostering Social Worker

Recruiter
Charles Hunter Associates
Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
29000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual + + excellent benefits
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Fostering Social Worker - Midlands

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?

Benefits:

  • Salary of up to GBP32,000 per annum
  • An excellent travel package (car allowance/mileage/fuel card)
  • Annual Bonus
  • 30 days' annual leave + bank holidays
  • Company pension
  • Life Insurance
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Other terrific benefits

You will be involved in:

  • Building relationships with Foster Carers and Foster Children
  • Promoting the welfare of children placed with foster carers
  • Supporting the organisation in ensuring that the service is run in line with the Government Legislation, Regulations and Standards, together with the Inspecting Body.

You will have:

  • Significant experience of working as a Qualified Social Worker within Fostering.
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • An excellent knowledge and understanding of the current legislations 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.
  • Be willing to participate in an out of hours' rota and undertake assessments

CLOSING DATE: Mid July 2017


Want to apply?


Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on or via email for further details