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Supervising Social Worker

Are you looking for development and the opportunity for career progression?

Location: Poole, Remote

Salary: Up to £40,000 a year

Full Time       Permanent

An opportunity has arisen to join our friendly, hard working team as a Supervising Social Worker, looking after a manageable caseload of foster families. 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. Our vision is to make a difference to the lives of disadvantaged children and young people, supporting carers to do an important job really well.

Capstone Foster Care is owned by our employees, as an Employee Ownership Trust. Employee Ownership Trusts result in improved employee wellbeing, staff engagement and a sense of achievement. We are able to invest more in Learning and Development and pay all our staff annual additional salary increments.

Applicants must have:

  • A relevant Social Work qualification and be SWE registered
  • Have fostering social work or LAC experience, we will also support ASYE
  • Knowledge of fostering and childcare legislation
  • Be eligible to work within the UK

In return we offer:

  • Annual additional salary increments
  • Home based, flexible working allowing a work/life balance
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Holidays starting from 25 days plus Bank Holidays and your birthday off too!
  • Additional holiday purchase scheme
  • Discounts via Fostertalk Membership
  • Employee Assistance membership
  • Pension

Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people is enshrined within Capstone Foster Care policy and practice. We expect our employees to share this commitment with us.

The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Up to £40,000.00 per year

Additional pay:

  • Yearly bonus


  • Additional leave
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Referral programme
  • Sick pay
  • Work from home


  • Monday to Friday


  • SWE registration (preferred)
  • Driving Licence and transport (preferred)

Apply online now

no CV attached

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Start the conversation today. Our team of friendly advisors are on hand to answer any foster care questions you may have. We can offer you honest and practical advice that can help you decide if becoming a foster carer is the right path for you. 

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