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Social Worker (G744a)

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 26/02/2018 23:59
£24,964 - £31,601
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Social Care - Children Service
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Job details 

Closing date:
26 Feb

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Reference: G744a

Department: Children’s Services

Service Area: Family Placement

Salary: £24,964 - £31,601

Hours: 37 hours per week

Contractual Status: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint experienced social workers to join our busy and successful Family Placement service.

The post will primarily revolve around the recruitment, assessment and support of foster carers, connected person foster carers and will include the delivery of training, assessment, recruitment, provision of skilled, professional support and be the first point of contact for people interested in fostering. You will also implement and develop systems to improve timescales and support to potential and approved foster carers.

The successful applicants will:

• Have a Dip SW or equivalent qualification
• Have experience in children and families work, including the placement of children in fostering
• Have excellent communication skills and some experience in presenting and/or delivery of training
• Have excellent assessment and report writing skills
• Be able to demonstrate that you are registered with the HCPC

Previous applicants need not apply.

The above post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Closing date: Monday 26th February 2018 by 12 midnight.

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