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Supervising Social Worker - Fostering

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Fostering
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
North West
Location:
Blackburn
Salary:
£30 per hour
Posted:
06/10/2017
Job Ref:
LO63821

Supervising Social Worker - Fostering - Blackburn- £30ph

I am currently recruiting for a Social Worker to join the fostering team in Blackburn. Applicants must have recent experience of fostering including knowledge of recent experience and being well accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment.      

Benefits of the role:          

  • A competitive rate       
  • A role that does not frequently become available       
  • Good management support      
  • Access to My Liquid Rewards         

Job Duties include:

  • Supervising foster carers by make sure they fully understand the fostering task as well as the agencies policies and procedures 
  • Promoting the welfare of children placed with foster carers 
  • Completing assessments using the mainstream fostering assessments, combined family and friends and SGO assessment work. 
  • Attending regulate meetings and reviews on behalf of the agency within the decision process 

The successful Social Worker will have experience of:          

  • Previously working within a fostering team      
  • Proven knowledge of the Children's Act, fostering standards and using these outcomes to improve outcomes for children.      
  • Experience of working on more complex cases      
  • Experience of undertaking all work with users of our service, their families and carer's.      
  • Knowledge of Fostering regulations, national minimum standards and legislation.        

As a fostering Social Worker you must be:          

  • HCPC registered      
  • Eligible to work in the UK       

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 167 6799
Contact: Leah Owen

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