Supervising Social Worker - Dartford
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- Full Time
An established IFA, with a strong national presence, is looking for an experienced fostering social worker to join their SE London team, based out of their office on the London / Kent border. This IFA work hard to maintain the family feel of each office so that they can provide a personal and friendly service to all their carers. Recently rated 'outstanding’ by Ofsted, this team provide a quality service to the carers and young people they support.
With a strong regional presence and office South East London and surrounds, the successful candidate will live locally in the region, supporting carers across the locality. Either an experienced fostering social worker or a LAC social worker with two years post qualifying experience, you will be responsible for the support, supervision and training of existing foster carers as well as potentially carrying out Form F assessments of prospective carers.
The role briefly comprises:
• Recruitment and assessment of potential carers
• Presentation of BAAF Form F assessments to panel
• Supervision and training of existing carers
• Liaising with referring Authorities; multi agency working
• Attending LAC reviews
You will be an HCPC registered qualified social worker and a car owner /driver and be prepared to travel across the SE London and surrounding regions. You will either direct fostering experience, or an experienced within looked after children’s services
Salary is to up between £34,000 - £36,000.
For further information and a confidential chat, please send your CV and contact details via this advert and one of our team will be in touch.