Supervising Social Worker – Fostering
Role: Supervising Social Worker
Location: Gloucester based Independent Fostering Agency
Contract: Full Time Locum
We are searching for a talented and passionate individual to join a fostering team based in Gloucester. Our independent fostering agency client is currently looking for a Qualified Social Worker for a 3 month ongoing contract. The client is offering £38/hr and has a good ofsted, they will also pay mileage. This is a locum role with a well-respected fostering agency and offers an excellent platform for you to develop your skills and grow your career.
To be successful in this role, you will need to have previous experience in fostering. A qualified social worker, you will have excellent knowledge of relevant legislation and regulation, and be committed to promoting the best interests of the children and young people you work with.
As a Supervising Social Worker you will need to have at least 2 year post qualifying experience in a similar team and to have completed an ASYE.
To be considered as a Supervising Social Worker for this role in Gloucester you will also need:
Social Work Qualification
Recent DBS Check
At least 2 years’ experience + ASYE completed
Duties include but not limited to:
To recruit, support and develop the skills of our foster carers to ensure that we provide outstanding care and the best possible outcomes for our children and young people in our care.
To work in collaboration with all stakeholders and strive to ensure that the children and young people in our care reach their full potential.
To provide a comprehensive, flexible and high-quality service to carers, children and young people in our care using legal, regulatory and statutory guidance to inform practice decisions and to safeguard and protect against harm.
To understand and contribute to the growth and continued development of the Fostering service.
As an agency, Sheldon Phillips will provide you with:
A dedicated Recruitment Consultant to support your job search
Market leading rates of pay
If you are interested in the role as a Supervising Social Worker within a fostering team in Gloucester, contact Fred Thomas on 01635 226350.
Oh, and if you pass our details onto a friend and we place them, we are paying a massive £300 referral bonus for successful placements until the end of November 2023! (Terms and conditions apply)