Senior Supervising Social Worker - Fostering (6-12 month contract)

Recruiter
Aurora Resourcing Limited
Location
London
Salary
38500.0000
Posted
06 May 2017
Closes
05 Jun 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An reputable not for profit IFA with a 'Good’ Ofsted rating require a Senior Supervising Social Worker to join their successful and supportive team of staff on a full time, temporary basis. This position is for an initial period of 6 months which could potentially be extended to 12.

This organisation’s core work involves providing high quality and well supported fostering or adoptive families for children and young people in the care of local authorities. Working in partnership with local authorities from their offices across England, Wales and Scotland, they are dedicated to providing creative, effective and outcome-focused services. They also campaign on behalf of children and young people in care, carers and adoptive families.

The overall purpose of this role is to recruit, assess, train and support a diverse range of foster carers and placements. There is also an expectation to undertake Form F Assessments contributing to the development and growth of the organisation whilst providing high quality support and supervision to a small group of loyal foster carers.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a national non-profit making organisation at a local level. We are interested in individuals for whom quality of service is paramount and in those who share our commitment to working in partnership with children and their foster carers in the development of the agency.

To be considered for this position you must be a HCPC registered Social Worker with extensive post qualifying experience of working within fostering and adoption within either an IFA or local authority setting.

*Salary is £33,561 per annum, plus £3,439 London Weighting, plus £1,500 Out of Hours Allowance

If you would like to find out more or apply for this opportunity, please get in touch by sending your CV and contact via this advert or our details are available on the Aurora Resourcing website.