Supervising Social Worker - IFA - Bradford

Recruiter
Aurora Resourcing
Location
Bradford
Salary
28000.00 - 34000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
05 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Supervising Social Worker - IFA - Bradford


Aurora Resourcing are recruiting on behalf of a well established and reputable IFA for an experienced and passionate Supervising Social Worker to join their team on a full time, permanent basis. This role will suit an experienced Supervising Social Worker who is keen to work for an Independent Fostering Agency with a supportive and compassionate approach to securing positive outcomes for looked after children. This role will be covering the Bradford, Leeds and Calderdale area

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Recruitment of potential foster carers
  • Completing Form F assessments of foster carers.
  • Holding a caseload of approximately 10 carers.
  • To offer support and supervision to carers
  • To develop and maintain positive working relationships between children, carers and professionals.
  • Attending LAC reviews
  • Monitor and safeguard the young person at all times

The Candidate

  • The ideal candidate for this position will have some experience of working within the Independent Fostering Sector on a permanent or interim basis. You will also ideally possess a good understanding of the fostering legislation including The National Minimum Standards.
  • Applicants will need to be able to demonstrate the experience, skills and knowledge necessary to ensure a high quality service for looked after children, including a good proven track record of safeguarding.

Financial Details


The salary is from GBP28,000 to GBP34,000 per annum; this can be negotiated depending on the successful candidate's previous experience.


How to Apply

To find out more or to apply for this position please apply through this advert, if you would like further information about this or other opportunities then please call Jay Lawrence in confidence on / or email

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