supervising social worker | independent fostering agency in worcester

25 September 2019
andrew paterson, randstad care
job type
£ 28,000 - £ 34,000 per year
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worcester, west midlands
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
working hours
£ 28,000 - £ 34,000 per year
Fostering & Adoption
reference number
andrew paterson, randstad care

job description

Are you an experienced Supervising Social Worker? Do you have have experience of working with fostering teams? Are you ready take on an exciting new permanent opportunity?

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic supervising social worker to come work within a Independent Fostering Agency based in the Worcestershire area.

At Randstad we are able to offer:
-Highly competitive salary of up to £34,000
-Friendly supportive management team
-Fantastic fun loving team & office environment
-Access to a range of training and development opportunities so that you have the tools to update your skills and knowledge
-Great pension plan
-Maternity / Adoption / Paternity leave

The successful candidate will be responsible for:
-Recruitment, Assessment, Training and Support of Foster Carers
-Contributing to the operational delivery of an effective Fostering Service that positively promotes Every Child matters outcomes for looked after children
-Fostering supervising social work provision including managing own caseload whilst managing the reputation of the Agency and complying with national and service procedures and guidance
-Ensuring compliance in relation to all fostering agency tasks associated with the post including; foster carer assessment, approval, and training: promptly dealing with safeguarding issues, complaints, allegations or concerns; being involved in placement planning and foster carer reviews.
-Support and Supervision of Foster Carers
-Safeguarding Looked After Children

In order to be considered for this role, you should have:
-A good understanding of Local Children's Safeguarding Board procedures
-At least 1 years experience within fostering social work
-HCPC registration
-A relevant social work qualification

For further details please contact Andrew Paterson on 0330 0248 775.

Remember it pays to have friends, make a referral and get paid £300 if they are successful.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.