Supervising Social Worker - Cornwall / Somerset

28000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + Depending on experience
05 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Supervising Social Worker

We are currently seeking a Supervising Social Worker in the mid Cornwall area for Fusion Fostering's South West Team. Fusion Fostering is a small independent agency with a family approach; our passion is supporting children alongside the amazing individuals and families who care for them. This role can also be offered as a part-time role however, if this is the case, the role will be based in the Yeovil area.

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of our team. The overall purpose of this role is to support and supervise a range of foster carers their placements, ensuring a high standard of care is received by children & young people in the care of Fusion Fostering.

You are required to have the following experience:

Post qualifying social work experience, which should preferably be in child and family settings. A proven track record of working effectively and positively with children and young people. A strong commitment to working in partnership with young people, their foster carers, and other professionals involved in their care. A flexible and positive approach to supporting the service provision and development of Fusion Fostering South West.

You will need to be a qualified social worker who has completed your AYSE, and be currently registered with the HCPC. An enhanced disclosure is also required and will be updated monthly by Fusion Fostering. You will be required to contribute to an out of hours' rota and offer flexibility with your working hours. Your role will be home-based but with regular training, meetings and supervision arrangements at our Somerset head office.

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