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Fostering Team - Supervising Social Worker

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Fostering
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
South East, London
Location:
Kent
Salary:
£32 per hour
Posted:
13/09/2017
Job Ref:
GLA62045

Fostering Team - Supervising Social Worker - Kent - £32 ph              

A great opportunity has opened up for a Fosterting Kent. We need a fostering social worker who can -     

  • Supervise a caseload of 16-18 fostering households
  • The role is to support, advise and guide foster carers in every aspect of their fostering career by -
  • Keeping in frequent touch with the foster carers, their family and the children or young people in placement through regular statutory visits/supervision, telephone calls and via email.
  • Arranging any additional support services needed by the foster carers or children placed with them to enable placement success/stability 
  • Undertaking some foster carer annual reviews.    

Benefits of the role….             

  • Varied caseload             
  • Good level of client interaction             
  • Autonomy in role             
  • Training opportunities             
  • Good rate of pay  

You will have experience of….              

  • Liaising with other professionals              
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation             
  • Holding complex cases and Taking cases to panel        
  • Proving support to foster carers                
  • Assessing prospective foster carers             
  • Fostering experience of at least 2 years              
  • IRO experience a preference                                

You will be….              

  • HCPC registered             
  • Eligible to work in the UK             
  • A car driver              

Why Liquid Personnel?             

  • Free access to our online social work training and CPD portal (worth £500 a year)             
  • Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with “My Liquid Rewards”             
  • Access to many exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies               
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge             
  • Personalised job alerts tailored to your requirements  “            
  • Refer a Friend” bonus  get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place               


Contact Details:
Tel: 0207 046 6205
Contact: Gary Laverty

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