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Senior Practitioner - Devon

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Location: Home Based

Salary: Highly Competitive Package

Full Time        Permanent

Capstone Foster Care provide safe, secure, loving homes to the children in our care and the very best training and support services to our foster carers. 

We have an exciting opportunity to join our enthusiastic and motivated team to support amazing foster carers who provide excellent family experiences for children and young people. As a Senior Practitioner you will lead by example, be child focused with excellent communication skills. Working in partnership with other team members to provide a high quality and safe service for our foster families and the children/young people they look after. 

As part of the Capstone Foster Care Group, we are now owned by our employees, as an Employee Ownership Trust. Employee Ownership Trusts have been shown to result in improved employee wellbeing, staff engagement and a sense of achievement. The Trust ensures our independence for decades to come. 

We are looking for: 

  • A qualified Social Worker, SWE registered 
  • 3 years post qualification experience preferably within fostering 
  • Current driving licence and access to transport 
  • Excellent understanding of safeguarding and risk  
  • Excellent communication skills   

 In return we offer: 

  • Flexible home based working allowing a good work life balance 
  • Annual salary increments 
  • Excellent CPD opportunities 
  • Holidays starting from 25 days plus bank holidays and your birthday off! 
  • Additional holiday purchase scheme 
  • Employee Assistance 
  • Contributory Pension 
  • Discounts to days out through your FosterTalk membership 

 Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people is enshrined within Capstone Foster Care’s policy and practice. We expect our employees to share this commitment with us. If you feel you are able to share our vision and would like to join our team, please do not hesitate to apply. 

This position is subject to an enhanced DBS application. 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

You can view our Privacy Notice that sets out the rules we follow regarding how we use any personal information we collect about you and the rights you have relating to that use.


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