Supervising Social Worker

Recruiter
Charles Hunter Associates
Location
West Midlands
Salary
24000.00 - 34000.00 GBP Annual + + excellent benefits
Posted
05 Sep 2017
Expires
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Supervising Social Worker - Birmingham

A salary of up to GBP34,000 + terrific benefits

An "Outstanding" rated and regionally based large Independent Fostering Agency require a Supervising Social Worker to join their dynamic and 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. This is a great opportunity in a new building and new facilities.

Are you:

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

Benefits:

  • Salary of up to GBP34,000 per annum
  • Mileage paid at 0.35 ppm
  • Competitive annual leave + bank holidays
  • Pension Scheme (Opt in or Opt out)
  • Training and development opportunities
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay and holiday
  • Brand new offices
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervising Foster Carers
  • Completing Form F Assessments
  • Monitoring and complying with Safeguarding aspects
  • Training Foster Carers
  • Taking part in the out-of-hours rota

Requirements:

  • Experience of working as a Qualified Social Worker within Fostering
  • 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: ASAP

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