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Social Worker - Fostering

Job Type:
Social Work
Children and Families Services, Fostering
Social Worker
North West
Knowsley, Merseyside
£31 to £31 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £31.00 per hour
Job Ref:

Social Worker - Fostering Team - Knowsley- up to £31 PerHour
Experienced Social Workers are required to join Knowsley fostering Team. You will be with colleagues who are committed to delivering the best possible service to children within the area. You will have the opportunity to put your previous experience to good use. In return, you will be surrounded by a strong supportive network of experienced social workers and managers. You will be provided you with a comprehensive induction, training, help and advice to enable you to reach your full potential.


* Effective induction with four dimensions
* Excellent rate of pay
* Reflective Supervision and Relationship-based group supervision
* Long term contracts available
* Clearly defined Practice Standards and Managers Standards
* Effective and supportive management
* The right technology to undertake your role
* Efficient 'work-life balance' is encouraged


* Providing supervisory visits to Foster Carers with children in placement in accordance with policies and procedures Ensuring Foster Carers respond to the supervision process and benefit from the supervision provided
* Undertaking additional support visits as often as is necessary
* Support Foster Carers at all professionals meetings involving our CLA
* To support Foster Carers in maintaining records as required
* To contribute to the review, development and performance of Foster Carers
* To ensure that placements are made and sustained in accordance with a child's Care Plan and policies and procedures.
* To work with the children in placement to ensure that they are not open to abuse, they feel safe and their views are heard
* Encouraging Foster Carers to 'participate' in the service delivery

The ideal Assessment Social Worker will have experience of:

* Proving support to foster carers
* Form F Assessments
* Assessing prospective foster carers
* Conducting initial visits
* Taking cases to panel

Essential Requirements:

* Social Work England 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
* 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 *

For more information please contact

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: 07447 558055
Contact: Anish Mistry

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