Qualified Social Worker – Children’s Services
Your new company:
We are looking for Qualified Social Workers to work within a Local Authority on a long-term temporary contract. As part of the Fostering Team, you will benefit from being part of a well-established, supportive and stable staff team who assess and support foster carers. We strive to ensure Foster Carers are provided with the right support at the right time to ensure that children and young people in their care achieve the best possible outcomes.
Your new role:
To ensure that our foster carers are well-supported, we strive to ensure Supervising Social Workers have manageable caseloads and can access additional placement support from dedicated Placement Support Workers and a dedicated team of Reunification Workers who can provide support to a child during transition between placements and work collaboratively with children’s social workers to support children and young people return home. We are a reflective organisation that continuously builds on its strengths and is committed to the principle that the most effective way of improving outcomes for all Children, Young People and Families is through the provision of accessible, universal services.
What you will need to succeed:
A degree in Social Work is essential for this role and previous experience in Children’s Services is desirable. You must also be registered with Social Care Wales. It is important that you are friendly and approachable, making it easy to communicate with both those on your case load and your team. Due to the need to be mobile within the community, driving is essential for this role.
What you will get in return:
Weekly pay A friendly, supportive office team is available 24/7 with our on-call system. Career progression Referral bonuses Free training Free DBS Flexible working
What you need to do now
If you have your Social Work degree and are looking for a change or are open to new opportunities, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job is not right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us, and we can discuss what you are looking for in your next role!