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Social Worker - Fostering Team

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Fostering
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
Yorkshire
Location:
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Salary:
£35.95 to £35.95 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £35.95 per hour
Posted:
31/03/2021
Job Ref:
ET-ROTHERHAM1

Social Worker - Fostering Team - Rotherham - £35.95 per hour

An experienced Social Worker is required to join a Fostering Team in Rotherham. The successful Social Worker will be required to assist with the recruitment, assessment, training and supervision of foster carers.

As a Fostering Social Worker, you will support foster carers to meet the needs of children and young people referred to the fostering service.

Benefits of this Social Worker role:

* Stable authority
* Regular supervision
* Combination of office and home working available
* Flexible working hours

Duties of this Social Worker role:

* To maintain high standards of professional practice to provide positive outcomes for children, their families and carers
* To manage a caseload and ensure good practice in accordance with National Minimum Fostering Standards and relevant childcare legislation
* To support with the recruitment, retention and training of prospective and approved foster carers. This will require occasional evening and weekend working
* To assist in the duty system, involving the arrangement of foster placements as requested by district social workers
* To assist in monitoring the standards and quality of care provided to service users to ensure they meet the standards specified
* To prepare and present reports and maintain appropriate records in supervising carers in order to ensure adherence to Council policies and procedures
* To develop effective working relationships within the team and across services to ensure effective service delivery
* To actively promote team and service development
* To ensure safeguarding of children and young people and all other service users
* To contribute towards service development and participation work with young people
* Such other responsibilities allocated appropriate to the grade of the post

Essential requirements of this Social Worker role:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK drivers' licence
* Post-qualified experience

Essential Requirements:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK drivers' licence
* Post-qualified experience in Children's social work

Essential requirements of this Social Worker role:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK drivers' licence
* Extensive experience in a children and families working environment

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 *

For more information please contact swapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

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.

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Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 5436964
Contact: Erika Taylor

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