Fostering and Adoption Social Worker | Sheffield Council

Recruiter
Service Care Solutions
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£24 - £25/hour
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Fostering and Adoption Social Worker | Sheffield Council

A rare opportunity to join a well-established team within Sheffield City Council.
Main Responsibilities:
Recruitment and assessment of potential carers
Supervision and training of existing carers
Running carer support groups
BAAF Form assessments and presentation to panel
Liaising with referring Authorities
You will have:
An in-depth knowledge of child protection issues
Be up to date on childcare legislation and legislation, regulations and guidance set out for fostering services
Excellent communication skills
The ability to self-motivate and work using your own initiative
You will be:
An experienced fostering social worker with a back ground from a Local Authority fostering team or IFA.
A qualified social worker with HCPC registration
A car owner / driver

The Council, offer the following Benefits:
Claim Mileage per mile
Regular Support and Supervisions
Remote Working
On-site Parking
Requirements:
* HCPC
* Enhanced DBS
* Experience of working within a Fostering or Adoption Team
If you are interested in this role or looking for a new role as a Qualified Social Worker in the UK, please contact Alex Procter on (Apply online only)

*Service Care Solutions also offer a referral fee of £250 for anyone you may know. Once they are placed and complete their probationary period you receive a £250 bonus! *

Working with Service Care Solutions offers you a number of benefits including:

* A specialist consultant within an experience and dedicated Social Work recruitment team
* Excellent rates of pay
* An extensive range of Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK
* Payroll service twice a week
* Loyalty Bonus scheme including Free TV's, Mobile Phones and more