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Fostering and Adoption Social Worker | Sheffield Council

  • Job reference: AP1206FostShef
  • Location: South Yorkshire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified Social Work
Job description: Fostering and Adoption Social Worker | Sheffield Council

A rare opportunity to join a well-established team within Sheffield City Council.
Main Responsibilities:
Recruitment and assessment of potential carers
Supervision and training of existing carers
Running carer support groups
BAAF Form assessments and presentation to panel
Liaising with referring Authorities
You will have:
An in-depth knowledge of child protection issues
Be up to date on childcare legislation and legislation, regulations and guidance set out for fostering services
Excellent communication skills
The ability to self-motivate and work using your own initiative
You will be:
An experienced fostering social worker with a back ground from a Local Authority fostering team or IFA.
A qualified social worker with HCPC registration
A car owner / driver

The Council, offer the following Benefits:
Claim Mileage per mile
Regular Support and Supervisions
Remote Working
On-site Parking
Requirements:
*HCPC
*Enhanced DBS
*Experience of working within a Fostering or Adoption Team
If you are interested in this role or looking for a new role as a Qualified Social Worker in the UK, please contact Alex Procter on 01772 208 964

*Service Care Solutions also offer a referral fee of £250 for anyone you may know. Once they are placed and complete their probationary period you receive a £250 bonus! *

Working with Service Care Solutions offers you a number of benefits including:

* A specialist consultant within an experience and dedicated Social Work recruitment team
* Excellent rates of pay
* An extensive range of Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK
* Payroll service twice a week
* Loyalty Bonus scheme including Free TV's, Mobile Phones and more.