Supervising Social Worker, IFA

Location: Dartford  |  Kent  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Vincent Lagos
Job Reference: 34842
Salary: £25000 - £30000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Supervising Social Worker, Fostering

Dartford, Kent

£25,000 – £30,000

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a young and dynamic Fostering Agency that has recently set up a new head office in Dartford. They have several successful offices all over the UK and are currently looking to expand their workforce.

About the role:

  • The successful applicant will be working with foster carers and looked after children across Kent, hence willingness to travel and use of a car is essential.
  • Supervision of pool of foster carers
  • Form F assessments and panel presentation
  • Monitoring and complying with all safeguarding aspects
  • Participation in all aspects of the organisation including supporting training for foster carers
  • Flexible working and out of hours support to carers

Requirements of a Supervising Social Worker:

  • A passion for children and young people, excellent organisational skills, is able to meet deadlines, has excellent communication skills and the ability to analyse situations accurately
  • Relevant social work qualification
  • HCPC registration and appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check
  • Has a full UK driving license and access to a car daily
  • Relevant experience either in an IFA setting or within a Children and Families setting within an LA

This job is advertised by Vincent Lagos Colombel; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.

Please feel free to contact Vincent on 07520 634 851 or at [email protected]