Supervising Social Worker (2686)

Classifications

Supervising Social Worker

ORANGE GROVE FOSTERCARE

Supervising Social Worker

Salary Scale: Up to £31,000

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

Office Location: Stoke-on-Trent

Covering Location: Staffordshire

We are looking for a committed social care professional with a sound knowledge of fostering legislation and practice issues who will be able to continue to deliver the same high standards of service.

Organisation
Orange Grove
Department
Social Work
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Salary
Up to 31,000 plus benefits
Geographical Location
East Midlands
Office
Stoke-on-Trent
Position Reference
n/a
Closing Date
30-10-2020
Ref No
2686
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Role Details

You will be involved in the recruitment, training and supervision of Foster carers and promoting the welfare of children placed with Orange Grove Fostercare. As a qualified and registered social worker you will have substantial experience of family placement work and preferably experience of foster care practice including the assessment of potential foster carers. A good 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.

You must hold a valid driving license, have unrestricted access to your own car, and be confident to travel across Staffordshire.

For further information please contact Christine Thornton on 01782 645 060.