We are looking for a dedicated and dependable Supervising Social Worker in the Bexley area, working in conjunction with our office in Dartford. The successful applicant will be working with foster carers and looked after children in the South East of England, hence willingness to travel and use of a car is essential.
You must have a minimum of 3 years post qualifying experience, along with having worked within a fostering background for a minimum of 2 years. We also require to you be registered with Social Work England.
UK Fostering is a young and dynamic Fostering Agency. We have offices in the North West, the South East, the Midlands and the North East.
We work hard to achieve positive and sustainable changes in children’s lives and support our foster families to a very high standard. The successful applicant has a passion for children and young people, excellent organisational skills, is able to meet deadlines, has excellent communication skills and the ability to analyse situations accurately.
The job description includes the following aspects:
• Supervision of pool of foster carers
• Form F assessments and panel presentation
• Monitoring and complying with all safeguarding aspects
• Participation in all aspects of the organisation including supporting training for foster carers
• Flexible working and out of hours support to carers
Salary of £26k – £38K pa, depending on skills and years of experience. The job requirement also include the relevant social work qualification, Social Work England registration and appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
UK Fostering is an equal opportunities employer and adheres to safer recruitment practices.
We look forward to hearing from you.
Reference ID: Dartford
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £26,000.00-£38,000.00 per year
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