Supervising Social Worker - Croydon - IFA

Recruiter
Charles Hunter Associates
Location
Croydon
Salary
£30000 - £35000/annum pension
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Supervising Social Worker - Croydon - IFA

Up to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits

We are currently assisting a reputable Independent Fostering Agency to recruit an enthusiastic Supervising Social Worker to join their Social Work Team in Croydon, South West London / Croydon.

The role will require you to provide support and supervision to foster carers and looked after children. You should have excellent communication skills and report writing abilities. You should also be able to maintain strong working relationships with Placing Authorities and work as part of a team. Experience of working with foster carers would be an advantage alongside experience of completing competency-based Form F Assessments.

Responsibilities include: Undertake Form F Assessments - Take part in the process to recruit suitable foster carers. - Undertake Annual Reviews - Present cases to the fostering panel - Deliver training and support groups

Requirements: - You must have minimum 1 years of post qualifying experience of working within the Fostering Sector - A full UK driving licence - Eligibility to work in the UK - Comprehensive knowledge of all relevant legislation pertaining to fostering and children's service.

In return you will receive: - Salary of up to £35,000 per annum - Stakeholder pension - Interest free travel / car loan - Mileage allowance

If you would like to apply for this position, please contact Tom McKenna at Charles Hunter Associates on (Apply online only). Charles Hunter Associates are a specialist fostering recruitment agency