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Supervising Social Worker - Essex

Supervising Social Worker – CFFA

Basildon office based covering Essex

Salary up to £38K plus benefits excellent benefits

Children First Fostering Agency is a well established and respected agency that provides outstanding outcomes for children and young people (Ofsted 2015) We have an experienced and knowledgeable staff team and a well trained and settled group of carers.

We are part of the National Fostering Agency Group while we retain our own identify we have the support of NFA’s services including working with our group of acquired fostering agencies nationwide.

Joining CFFA's professional team you will be responsible for supporting and supervising an enthusiastic group of foster carers across the Essex area.

Supervising Social Workers are responsible for managing foster resources in an allocated area, recruiting, assessing, supervising, training and supporting foster carers and their placement's, ensuring that we provide quality and professional services.

We are looking for experienced social workers who can demonstrate recent experience in fostering and who share our ongoing commitment in providing excellence in the quality placements we provide for the children and young people in our care.

You will need to be a qualified Social Worker and hold HCPC registration and possess a good working knowledge of relevant legislation and their impact on fostering services.

You will be a strong communicator, both written and verbal, have good IT skills and be flexible and able to travel throughout the area.

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.

Closing date: Friday 15th September 2017

Quick Information

Permanent - Full Time


Up to £38K depending upon experience

Supervising Social Worker

Healthcare, Nursing & Social Services

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