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Senior Social Worker - Fostering - Sheffield

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Looked After Children, Fostering, Children In Need
Senior Social Worker
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
£31 to £31 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £31 per hour
Job Ref:

Senior Social Worker - Fostering - Sheffield - £31 per hour

Liquid Personnel are currently recruiting for an experienced Senior Social Worker to join the Fostering Service based in Sheffield.

As a successful candidate, you will be joining an established fostering team whilst holding a case load of foster carers to supervise, support and motivate them through their fostering career to provide the very best of care for vulnerable children.

What's in it for you?

* Supportive team and management
* Progression opportunities
* Flexible working available
* Competitive pay rate
* Long contracts for good performance

What will you be doing?

* Respond to enquiries about fostering in a timely fashion and in line with Departmental policy and guidelines.
* Assess applicants in line with the requirements of the Fostering National Minimum Standards, Regulation and Guidance.
* Participate in the provision of a duty service.
* Report effectively through Departmental information systems and supervision in line with policy and procedure.
* Provide appropriate reports for Panels, Court and related agencies and services.
* Supervise foster carers in line with Fostering National Minimum Standards.
* Maintain an overview of carers and secure positive placement matches.

What we are looking for:

To be a successful candidate, you will be Social Work England registered along with post qualified experience following on from a relevant Social Work qualification. For this role, you will also need to be eligible to work and reside in the UK.

Why Liquid Personnel?

* New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid more quickly
* Twice weekly payroll
* Free DBS and compliance service
* Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
* Free access to Liquid's exclusive social work training and CPD portal
* Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
* Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
* "Refer a Friend" bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place*
* "Find your own job" bonus - get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus schemes.


Contact Details:
Tel: 01615436964
Contact: Erika Taylor

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