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Supervising Social Worker - Stoke

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our friendly team as a Supervising Social Worker, working from home looking after foster families across Stoke.

Location: Stoke

Salary: Undisclosed

Supervising Social Worker

Stoke– Home Based

Full Time  Permanent

 

 

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.  Always striving for excellence in everything we do. We provide safe, secure, loving homes to the children in our care and the very best training and support services to our foster carers.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our friendly team as a Supervising Social Worker, working from home looking after foster families across Stoke. 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 a Social Worker in the team you must have the ability to:

  • Manage your own caseload whilst meeting deadlines
  • Evidence experience in frontline social work in Childcare and Form F’s
  • Demonstrate strong analytical and assessment skills
  • Have the ability to effectively communicate with children, their parents and foster carers
  • Promote great outcomes for all children and young people looked after by Capstone Foster Care

Applicants must have:

  • A relevant Social Work qualification and be SWE registered
  • Have fostering social work experience
  • Knowledge of fostering and childcare legislation
  • Hold a current DBS
  • Be eligible to work within the UK
  • Current driving licence and access to transport
  • IT skills

In return we offer:

  • Home, flexible based working allowing a good work life balance
  • Excellent CPD opportunities
  • 25 days leave plus bank holidays
  • FosterTalk membership

If you feel you are able to share our vision and would like to join our team, please do not hesitate to apply. If you are enthusiastic and motivated to help us achieve this and want to be part of an exceptional team then we would love to hear from you.

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.

Closing Date: Friday 30th October 2020

 

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