Supervising Social Worker

Recruiter
Charles Hunter Associates
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
29000.00 - 34000.00 GBP Annual + + excellent benefits
Posted
05 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Supervising Social Worker - Staffordshire/Shropshire

A salary of up to GBP34,000 + terrific benefits

An "Outstanding" rated and ambitious Independent Fostering Agency require a Supervising Social Worker to join their ever-expanding 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 organisation and possess and infectious personality.

Are you:

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

Benefits:

  • Salary of up to GBP34,000 per annum
  • Mileage paid at 0.45 ppm
  • 30 days' annual leave + bank holidays
  • A pension scheme
  • Other terrific benefits

You will be involved in:

  • Recruiting, training and supporting foster carers
  • 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:

  • Experience of working as a Qualified Social Worker preferably within Fostering and Adoption.
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A good working 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.