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Social Worker - Fostering Recruitment & Assessment Team

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Fostering
Social Worker
North West
£24.97 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Fostering Recruitment & Assessment Team - Preston - £24.97ph         

An opportunity has become available for a Fostering Social Worker to join the Social Worker to join Recruitment & Assessment Team within Lancashire. The successful candidate will be responsible for recruiting, training, preparing and assessment prospective foster carers and adopters, including completing complex assessment reports to present to the fostering panel. You must also have some experience within a a fostering or looked after children's team. You will also be responsible for supervising and supporting foster carers, adopters and their families. 

Benefits of this Fostering & Assessment role:     
  • Competitive rate of pay
  • Onsite parking
  • Supportive and friendly working environment
  • CV Enhancement
  • Chance to expand skills within fostering and assessment
The successful Fostering & Assessment Social Worker must have some experience of:    
  • Liaising with other professionals 
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation 
  • Working within either Fostering, Children Looked After or Permanence 
  • Attending Court 
  • Working with Public Law Outline (PLO) 
  • Form Fs
  • Writing a variety of assessments
  • Supervising and Supporting Foster Carers
  • Training and preparing Foster Carers and Adopters
  • Manging a diverse caseload
As a Fostering & Assessment Social worker you MUST be:    
  • HCPC registered 
  • Eligible to work in the UK 
  • A full UK license holder 
Why Liquid Personnel?

New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly 
Twice weekly payroll 
Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with “My Liquid Rewards”
Free DBS and compliance service
Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
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: 0161 238 7491
Contact: Emma Cousins

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