Supervising Social Worker - Permanent

London, Greater London, England
£ 36,000 - 36,000 Per year
Full time
Job level
Newly qualified, Qualified (non-manager)
11 Sep 2019
11 Oct 2019

Job Description

Supervising Social Worker - Permanent  

Up to £36,000  

Berkshire and Greater London  


Compass Associates are working closely with an esteemed Independent Fostering Agency to recruit an experienced Supervising Social Worker to join their expanding team across the Berkshire and Greater London region. Seeking to maintain their 'Good' Ofsted rating, our client is seeking an individual to oversee a manageable caseload and contribute to the ongoing recruitment and retainment of foster carers.  


The Candidate  

A minimum of two years' experience in fostering services is required for this role, as well as a comprehensive understanding of Fostering Regulation and National Minimum Standards. Our client is seeking an organized team-player to coordinate and support their caseload effectively, while at times undertaking other responsibilities including Form F assessments. The role itself includes an 'out of hours' rota and will therefore require both flexibility and drive. All applicants must hold a HCPC registration and a full, clean UK driver's license with access to their own vehicle.  


The Criteria  

** A degree in Social Work, DipSW or equivalent qualification  

** Minimum two years' experience in fostering services, preferably within an IFA  

** A comprehensive understanding of Fostering Regulations and National Minimum Standards  

** An organized, flexible team-player with a passion for children's social work  

** A working understanding of assessing, recruiting and retaining foster carers  

** Full, clean UK driver's license with access to a vehicle  

** HCPC registration and DBS checked  


The Location  

The office for this role is commutable from Reading, Bracknell, Woking, Maidenhead, High Wycombe and Twickenham.  



If you would like to be considered for this promising opportunity or require more information on the role, please contact Samuel Bradley directly on Applyor Apply. Alternatively, you can email an updated CV to  Apply.    



Compass offer an excellent referral fee of £200 John Lewis vouchers for each successfully placed recommendation.     


Compass Associates Ltd. are acting as a recruitment consultancy for this permanent vacancy.

Ref: SB/HQ00027143

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