Family Fostercare West Midlands, based in Worcester, are looking to recruit an experienced full-time Supervising Social Worker. The purpose of the role is to contribute to the operational delivery of an effective Fostering Service that positively promotes the Every Child Matters outcomes for looked after children.
You will be responsible for 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
As a Supervising Social Worker your main duties will include:
To ensure 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.
As a Supervising Social Worker you must:
- have an MA Social Worker, DipSW, CQSW or other equivalent social work qualification
be registered as a social worker with the HCPC
- have a minimum of 2 years post qualifying experience in children’s social care or equivalent voluntary/charity sector
be eligible to work in the UK
be a car driver
As a Supervising Social Worker you will benefit from:
Career development opportunities
Working within an established team with vision
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Closing Date: 5.00 pm 26th April 2018
Interview Date: TBC