Supervising Social Worker - Therapeutic Fostering Agency

A Therapeutic Fostering Agency who has been rated ‘Outstanding' by Ofsted, is looking for a Supervising Social Worker to cover a caseload of foster carer over the Devon.

This role is a permanent full time position.

The ideal Social Worker will have looked after children and fostering experience.

You will need to have a background within a Fostering Team as a Supervising Social Worker within an Independent Fostering Agency or a Therapeutic Fostering Agency.

Benefits for you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • 28 days annual leave + bank holiday days

  • Birthday off

  • Long Service day awarded after 3 years

  • Progression opportunities

  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Scheme.

  • OOH Allowance

  • Private Healthcare Scheme

Your responsibilities as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • Supervise and support Foster Carers.

  • Ensure that children's care and development needs are met.

  • Undertaking performance and target reviews with the Director.

  • Understanding therapeutic models of supporting young people and carers.

  • Child protection and LCA processes.

Requirements of you as the Supervising Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)

  • A valid HCPC registration

  • Post qualifying experience in children's service/foster care

  • Experience of working within Fostering

  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: South Devon

Salary: up to £32,000

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

If this role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!

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