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Supervising Social Worker Job Vacancy - Exeter

Applications Closed - Position Filled

The Foundation is a small independent fostering agency who prides its self on providing a happy, safe and supportive environment for foster carers, children and staff.
With teams based in Tavistock, Exeter and Bristol areas the Foundation is seeking to recruit a motivated, driven and enthusiastic qualified social worker to join our teams to cover the Exeter, Torbay Tiverton areas.
For a variety of reasons some children are unable to be raised by their families and need to be cared for either on a temporary or permanent basis with alternative carers.
Ensuring the children we care for are safe, healthy and happy is at the heart of the Foundations standards and values.
As a social worker you will be Social Work England registered and have a sound knowledge of the legislation that underpins the role such as the Fostering National Minimum Standards, Care Planning Regulations and Working Together to Safeguard Children. You will be committed to providing a high quality service to ensure our children and cares reach their full potential in whatever their ambitions.
• The role will also involve the recruitment and assessment of carers.
• Provide 24 hour support on a rota basis to all carers.
• Supervising and supporting foster cares to provide excellent levels of care to children in their care.
• The participation and attendance of foster carer support groups.
• Prepare and complete reports, reviews and recordings on a monthly and annual basis.
• Attend where required panel meetings, meetings and conferences.
• Participate in the foster care training and development.
• Working as part of team in the matching and placing of children with foster carers.
In return the Fostering Foundation provides
• A salary package up to £35,600 (which includes a car allowance) depending on experience.
• Generous Annual leave (starting at 25 days with increase on length of service)
• Company pension scheme
• Agile and flexible working including working from home.
• Low case load
• Regular supervision
• Development and training
• A Supportive, experienced and friendly team

How To Apply:

To enquire about a vacancy, just complete the form or

For an application form please contact: MPerry@fosteringfoundation.co.uk

Closing date: 11th July 2021

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