Supervising Social Worker - Fostering
Clifford House Fostering
Supervising Social Worker
Base Location: Bromsgrove
Basic Salary Up to £33,000
Benefits: £3,000 Car Allowance, 30 Days’ Annual Leave (rising to 35 days with length of service) + Bank Holidays, Company Pension, Life Assurance, Employee Discount Scheme & Free Parking
Clifford House Fostering is one of the longest established and most highly regarding fostering services in the Midlands with a long and proven history of supporting Looked After Children and Young People to achieve fantastic outcomes. Clifford House is a ‘Good’ Ofsted rated service and offers the right candidate the opportunity to develop their career within an experienced and creative staff team.
We are looking for a committed Social Worker with a sound knowledge of fostering legislation and practice issues who will be able to continue to deliver our high standards of service. You will be involved in the recruitment, training and supervision of Foster Carers and in promoting the welfare of children placed with Clifford House Fostering covering the Bromsgrove and West Midlands area.
As a qualified and professionally registered Social Worker you will have substantial experience of family placement work and preferably demonstrable experience of foster care practice including the assessment of potential foster carers. A strong knowledge of fostering regulations, child care law and safeguarding issues is essential. You will have excellent communication skills and a commitment to high quality practice.
For further information please contact Lesley Greenfield on 07951 099 690.
Due to COVID-19 developments please note that all interviews at this time will be held virtually and all successful appointments will be managed pragmatically in line with business and individual needs.