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Senior Supervising Social Worker - Independent Fostering Agency

An “excellent rated” Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Senior Supervising Social Worker/ Supervising Social Worker to carry a caseload of Foster carers around the Central Belt region.

This role is a full-time, permanent position with some flexibility to be partially based from home.



This is a great chance to have a great work life balance and manageable caseload whilst being a part of a well-thought of team.



What is on offer for you as the Senior/Supervising Social Worker:



  • Mileage paid at 0.40ppm

  • 28 days annual leave + bank holidays

  • A Pension Scheme

  • A Car Allowance £2,000 or Company Car

  • Further benefits



Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Senior/Supervising Social Worker:



  • Supervising managing a caseload of foster carers

  • Working in an out of hours rota

  • Recruiting & Assessing prospective new carers

  • Delivering training for Foster Carers

  • Improving the fostering service



Requirements for you as the Senior/Supervising Social Worker:



  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)

  • Registered with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)

  • Experience of working within Fostering, ideally with a Charity or Independent Fostering Agency is ideal

  • Children & Families experience if no Fostering experience

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



Location: Glasgow/Central Belt (partially home-based)



Salary Scale: £27,500 - £38,000 d.o.e & 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


If this role is not 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!