- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
Supervising Social Worker Wanted to join our well renowned Fostering Division in London - covering Maternity Leave
Come and join us within FSG, our well established fostering agency offering a varied and rewarding position
This is a working from home position, 9 - 5.30pm, which will include travel for meetings to our London office approx. twice a month
You would be covering the whole of the London area
Would you love the opportunity to make a real difference to amazing young people's lives? Would you say your best traits were your positivity, friendliness and innovativeness? How would you like to work in a person-centred environment where you can utilise these attributes within a company offering career progression, competitive earnings and excellent training? It sounds like a career as a Supervising Social Worker at FSG could be for you!
Fostering Support Group (FSG) (part of CareTech) has been placing children and young people with families for more than 20 years in London and South East England. We are dedicated to supporting our foster carers to the highest standards, and focus on meeting the needs and ensuring the best possible outcomes for children and young people in our care. We are seeking a proactive, caring, compassionate and committed Supervising Social Worker to manage a caseload of experience Foster Carers in the London area, covering maternity leave and continue providing a high quality service to our young people.
Whilst the role of a Supervising Social Worker offers variety and training, it takes a courageous and committed individual to really succeed at the role - within the role you will also be expected to cover a vast area so it is essential that you hold a full driving licence. It would be beneficial if you have experience working within an IFA, in tandem with a positive attitude, friendly persona and a caring yet straight-talking nature in order to succeed.
You will be tasked supervising and supporting carers in the area, and will be responsible for attending training and support groups. The Supervising Social Worker will report to the Registered Manager based in London.
The chosen Supervising Social Worker will hold a Social Work Qualification and the ability to build positive relationships with children and young people, parents and carers. You will also have the ability to write comprehensive reports onto a database, be flexible and be able to take part in an OOH's rota (phone support). We are looking for enthusiastic, person-centred individuals who share the same passion as we do!
• We provide superb FREE training to achieve qualifications in Social Care
• We have a proven progression path - most of our senior staff team started as junior social workers with us
• We offer competitive rates of pay, along with an impressive benefits package including an employee assistance helpline, flexible additional holiday purchase scheme, childcare vouchers, stakeholder pension scheme. share save options
• We offer apprenticeships to those with less experience looking to get into the sector
We are looking to interview ASAP - if you are caring, compassionate and a good communicator and would like to commit to the first stage of the process, get in touch today!
Due to the nature of the role, we will pay for you to complete an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, prior to starting with us.
Due to the volume of applications, if you do not receive an invitation to interview within 14 working days, then consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion.
Due to the volume of applications, if you do not receive an invitation to interview within 14 working days, then please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion. By applying for this role, you are consenting to the submission of your details for this purpose only. Any data processed will be used for recruitment purposes within CareTech only
- Social Work