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Supervising Social Worker - Leicestershire

Supervising Social Worker – Jay Fostering

Area: Leicestershire

Salary up to £34K plus 1K car allowance

Full time 37.5 hours 

Closing Date: 30th April 2018

Job ID : 71669

Jay Fostering is an independent fostering agency, who pride ourselves in having a close knit team of staff who support our foster carers and customers. We have successfully been award the prestigious Investors in People Gold Award.

We are part of the National Fostering Agency Group and while we retain our own identify we have benefited from the support of NFA’s services including working with eight other acquired fostering agencies nationwide.

Supervising Social Workers are responsible for managing foster resources in an allocated area, recruiting, assessing, supervising, training and supporting foster carers and their placements, ensuring that we provide quality and professional services.

You will be a strong communicator, both written and verbal, have good IT skills and be flexible and able to travel throughout the region.

You will need to be a qualified Social Worker and hold HCPC (or equivalent) registration, with recent experience in fostering and services for children. You will possess a good working knowledge of relevant legislation and their impact on fostering services.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all employees to share this commitment and undertake appropriate checks.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake relevant DBS checks, the cost of which will be funded by the company.

We are an Equal Opportunities employer.

 

 

Quick Information

Type
Permanent - Full Time

Location:
Whetstone

Salary:
£34K plus 1K car allowance

Role:
Supervising Social Worker

Closing Date:
2018-04-30

Supporting files:

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Job Description
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Person Specification
Working With Us
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