Home Based Supervising Social Worker
Durham, Durham, England
A provider of therapeutic fostering services has an opportunity for an experienced supervising social worker to join them on a permanent basis in the North East.
Join a child-centred environment where the child comes first in the service. You will use your assessing, supervising, and training skills in this role alongside other professionals to provide a therapeutic and holistic approach to fostering.
The Role - Supervising Social Worker
Your role will include Form F assessments, and supervising your own caseload. You will also be training Foster Carers and Connected Persons, which gives you variety within the role so each day will be different.
The IFA provides a high level of care to ensure stability for placements and to ensure that foster families have a sound understanding of their therapeutic approach. You will have a strong understanding of attachment theory.
Further training will be available, however you must have a solid platform to build upon.
- HCPC Registration
- Excellent communication and presentation skills
- Sound understanding of fostering assessments and relevant legislation
- At least two years of post-qualifying experience within an IFA
If you would like to apply for this role or find out more, please email your CV to Kevin Kendaru at [... Click Apply...], or call [... Click Apply...].
Know someone suitable? NonStop Care offers a generous £200 referral fee if you put us in touch with a successful candidate.
- £ 30000 - 34000 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 29 Nov 2016
Closes 27 Dec 2016
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