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Senior Practitioner - Fostering Team

Birmingham Children's Trust is looking for a Senior Practitioner to join their Fostering team.

This is a Locum Social Work role.


The ideal Social Worker will be well versed in Foster work proceedings and familiar with a Fostering environment.

The key to success in this kind of role is to be able to work well with Foster Carers throughout their process of fostering a child.



Benefits for you as a Fostering Senior Practitioner:



  • Easily accessible via Lancaster Station

  • Flexible working

  • Less than 10-minutes from the M6

  • Strong work-life balance


Your responsibilities as a Fostering Senior Practitioner:



  • Be a part of supervisory meetings with either Team Managers or Senior Social Workers regularly to monitor progress and identify development needs

  • Be able to give advice and support to others in the team

  • Support foster carers through the process of fostering a child, providing out of hours support if necessary

  • Maintain contact with them as necessary


Requirements of you as a Fostering Senior Practitioner:



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

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Fostering work



Location: Lancaster


Pay rate: £32.43 per hour


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


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