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Fostering Manager - Independent Fostering Agency

A well-thought of Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Fostering Manager for their well-thought of Midlands service.

This is an office-Based, full-time, and permanent position although there will be flexibility.

The ideal Social Worker/Manager will have Significant Fostering experience within a Senior/Management position ideally within an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity.

Local Authority experience is welcome.

This is a great chance to manage a hot team that are "Outstanding" rated by Ofsted.

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Manager:

  • Managing, guiding and Supporting a team of Supervising Social Worker

  • Contributing to Business Development

  • Quality Assurance

  • Contributing to Planning Carer Recruitment Strategies

  • Contributing Staff Recruitment Strategies

  • Contributing to Staff Training

  • Reporting to the Registered Manager

Requirements for you as the Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)

  • Registered with Social Work England

  • Significant experience as a Manager with strategic planning & development responsibilities ideally

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

Location: The Midlands

Salary: Negotiable

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

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