Supervising Social Worker

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Closed for applications on 20/01/2020 23:59
Band 10-12 £26,999 - £36,876 pa
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Job Category:
Social Care - Children Service
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Closing date:
20 Jan
Further Information

Hartlepool is a vibrant and energetic town with growing prospects. As an authority we want to make Hartlepool the best it possibly can be and want dedicated, driven and committed staff to help us achieve that.

We are seeking to appoint energetic and highly motivated people to the positions of Supervising Social Worker within our busy and successful family placement team. The team is committed to meeting the needs of children via Foster Care and providing quality placements.

The role involves the recruitment, assessment, development and supervision of Foster Carers, which includes delivery of training and provision of skilled, professional support.

You will have the following;

DipSW or equivalent qualification.

Excellent communication skills and experience in presenting or delivery of training.

Ideally two years post qualifying experience in children and families work,
including the placement of children in Fostering or Adoptive placements.
Registration with Social Work England

Hartlepool Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. This post is subject to safer recruitment measures, including a DBS check.

For further information please contact Jane Wilson (Family Placement Team Manager) on 01429 405588.

Closing date: Monday 20th January 2020

Interview date: Wednesday 5th February 2020

Please note
This job is closed for applications.