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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 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!