Supervising Social Worker - Fostering
SUPERVISING SOCIAL WORKER
Benefits: £3,000 Car Allowance, 30 Days’ Annual Leave, rising to 35 days' with length of service + Bank Holidays, Company Pension Scheme, Life Assurance & Employee Discount Scheme
FosterPlus is an independent fostering agency with an outstanding record in the provision of quality foster care and stable placements.
Our Hamilton office is 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.
With a current caseload of 14 for a Supervising Social Worker (including assessments), you will be involved in the recruitment, training and supervision of Foster Carers within Lanarkshire and surrounding areas.
As a qualified and registered social worker, you will have 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.
For an informal discussion please contact Katie Broatch on 01698 892 380.