Supervising Social Worker (NF/SSW)
Supervising Social Worker
Location: Northampton Area
Salary: Up to £34,000 dependent on experience
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time
About the Group
Our highly skilled and dedicated fostering community supports Local Authorities by providing short or long-term foster placements for thousands of vulnerable children and teenagers throughout the UK. With 100% of our 28 regional fostering agencies officially recognised by Ofsted, Welsh and Scottish regulators as either ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Good’, it is perhaps not surprising that more people choose to foster with our fostering agencies than any other fostering provider in the UK.
About the Supervising Social Worker Role
Supervising Social Workers are responsible for managing fostering resources in an allocated area. The successful candidate will be responsible for recruiting, assessing, supervising, training and supporting foster carers and their placements. Your primary responsibility will be providing quality and professional services by supervising and supporting allocated foster carers, their placements and completing necessary documentation.
This is your chance to join a high achieving team at Alliance Foster Care.
Requirements for the Supervising Social Worker Role
You will be a strong communicator, both written and verbal, have good IT skills and be flexible and able to travel throughout the area.
Why work for us?
If you feel you are suitable for the Supervising Social Worker position, please apply now, where you will be taken through to our external site to apply.
Please note if your application is successful all interviews will take place via video call at this time. Please ensure you are able to access either Skype or MS Teams.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all employees to share this commitment and undertake appropriate checks.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer
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