Supervising Social Worker (part time, maternity cover)

Aurora Resourcing Limited
Milton Keynes
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Part Time

A well established, creative and caring IFA are currently looking for an experienced Supervising Social Worker to join their Milton Keynes based team on a part time, temporary basis. The position is for 2.5 days per week including Friday and the position is covering maternity leave for 6-9 months.

The successful candidate will be part of a small team whose aim is to recruit, train and supervise foster carers to support the children and young people placed with us across the region. You should be able to evidence strong analytical and assessment skills. You will also need to be able to support and supervise foster carers and engage children and young people.

You should have effective communication skills and be organised and able to deliver to deadlines. The ability to work flexibly as part of a team and have good recording and IT skills are also essential.

The successful candidate will be required to take part in the out of hours Rota.

A social work qualification is essential for this post as is registration to the HCPC. Experience of fostering services or knowledge of the looked after system would be an advantage.

The salary scale for this post is £23,420.53 - £38,854.57 per annum dependent on experience.

If you would like to apply for this position find out more please send your CV and contact details via this advert.

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