Supervising Social Worker - Fostering Team

Hertfordshire County Council is looking for a Social Worker to join their Fostering Team.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have prior knowledge and experience of a Fostering environment.

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

Benefits for you as a Fostering Social Worker:

  • Great pay rate of £28.00 - £30.00 per hour

  • Home and flexible working available

  • “Good” and “Outstanding” Ofsted rated Local Authority

  • Easily commutable via car or public transport

  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service

Your responsibilities as a Fostering Social Worker:

  • Keep updated with the Team Manager in terms of the progress of different cases

  • Visit and maintain contact with Foster Carers as needed

  • Complete Fostering assessments

  • Complete Fostering Reviews

  • Liaise with connected services to ensure the best outcomes are met

Requirements of you as a Fostering Social Worker:

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

  • A valid Social Work England registration

  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Fostering work

  • A valid UK driving licence and a car is essential to this role

Location: Hertfordshire

Umbrella pay rate: £28.00 - £30.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email 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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