Senior Practitioner - Independent Fostering Agency

As the Senior Practitioner (Assistant Regional Manager), you will be covering a reduced case-load of up to 6 Foster Carers over West Yorkshire, working with a Therapeutic Approach and you will be supervising 4 Link Workers (Supervising Social Workers) in the Fostering Service.

This Independent Fostering Agency are Outstanding rated by Ofsted and well-known for achieving success by looking after their staffing team and ensuring a positive work life balance.

This is a full-time, permanent & office-based position the West Midlands.



What is on offer for you as the Senior Practitioner:



  • Training & Development Opportunities

  • No Out-of-Hours Duty

  • An Excellent Team

  • A Company Laptop & Mobile Phone

  • A discretionary Annual Bonus of up to 15%

  • A Pension Scheme

  • A Company Car & Fuel Card or a Car Allowance of £2,100

  • Other terrific benefits



Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Senior Practitioner:



  • Managing a reduced caseload of Foster Carers

  • Supervision of Foster Carers

  • Reporting to the Regional Director

  • Supervising the Link Workers (Supervising Social Workers)



Requirements for you as the Senior Practitioner:



  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)

  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

  • Significant experience of working within a Fostering Service ideally in an Independent Fostering Agency

  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering



Location: Rugby, Warwickshire


Salary: Up to £38,000 + Bonus & other benefits



Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on 0118 948 5555 or jolweny@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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