Supervising Social Worker - Fostering - Blackburn- GBP30ph

Liquid Personnel
30.00 GBP Hourly
07 Oct 2017
30 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Supervising Social Worker - Fostering - Blackburn- GBP30ph

I am currently recruiting for a Social Worker to join the fostering team in Blackburn. Applicants must have recent experience of fostering including knowledge of recent experience and being well accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment.

Benefits of the role:

  • A competitive rate
  • A role that does not frequently become available
  • Good management support
  • Access to My Liquid Rewards

Job Duties include:

  • Supervising foster carers by make sure they fully understand the fostering task as well as the agencies policies and procedures
  • Promoting the welfare of children placed with foster carers
  • Completing assessments using the mainstream fostering assessments, combined family and friends and SGO assessment work.
  • Attending regulate meetings and reviews on behalf of the agency within the decision process

The successful Social Worker will have experience of:

  • Previously working within a fostering team
  • Proven knowledge of the Children's Act, fostering standards and using these outcomes to improve outcomes for children.
  • Experience of working on more complex cases
  • Experience of undertaking all work with users of our service, their families and carer's.
  • Knowledge of Fostering regulations, national minimum standards and legislation.

As a fostering Social Worker you must be:

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • Free access to our online social work training and CPD portal (worth GBP500 a year)
  • Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with "My Liquid Rewards"
  • Access to many exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Personalised job alerts tailored to your requirements
  • "Refer a Friend" bonus get GBP200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place