Location Wirral
Job type Temporary
Salary £28 per hour
Reference 22786
Date posted July 01, 2020
Supervising Social Worker – Wirral – Fostering Services
Location: Wirral
Job Type: Temporary/Full Time 

Maxxima are currently recruiting for Supervising Social Workers to fill a Temporary/Full Time role in Wirral. The ideal candidate will have an excellent understanding of Children’s Services and have significant post qualified experience. 
This role is Monday to Friday, working 37 hours per week
Purpose of Role: To provide and deliver professional support and supervision to Foster Carers whilst promoting the safe care and development of our foster children in order for them to achieve their full potential in terms of their physical, social, emotional and educational needs. Supervising Social Worker role responsibilities are as follows: Ability to develop and implement effective supervision plans for Foster Carers, ensuring these are implemented consistently by: • Providing supervisory visits to Foster Carers with children in placement in accordance with policies and procedures. • Ensuring Foster Carers respond to the supervision process and benefit from the supervision provided. • Undertaking additional support visits as often as is necessary. • Support Foster Carers at all professionals meetings involving our CLA. • To support Foster Carers in maintaining records as required. • To contribute to the review, development and performance of Foster Carers. • To ensure that placements are made and sustained in accordance with a child’s Care Plan and policies and procedures. • To work with the children in placement to ensure that they are not open to abuse, they feel safe and their views are heard. • Encouraging Foster Carers to ‘participate’ in the service delivery.

The pay rate for this Supervising Social Worker role is up to £28 per hour umbrella. 
If you are interested in this Supervising Social Worker role vacancy, please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the Social Work team today – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?
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