Supervising Social Worker - 12 month Full time - Fixed Term Contract.
Two Posts available - 1 SSW NFA North East & 1 Fostering Solutions North East.
Joining NFA Groups professional team you will be responsible for supporting and supervising an enthusiastic group of foster carers across the North East England area.
There are two distinctive brands in this location and we have a vacancy in both brands.
Supervising Social Workers are responsible for managing foster resources in an allocated area, recruiting, assessing, supervising, training and supporting foster carers and their placement's, ensuring that we provide quality and professional services.
We are looking for experienced social workers who can demonstrate recent experience in fostering and who share our ongoing commitment in providing excellence in the quality placements we provide for the children and young people in our care.
You will need to be a qualified Social Worker and hold HCPC registration and possess a good working knowledge of relevant legislation and their impact on fostering services.
You will be a strong communicator, both written and verbal, have good IT skills and be flexible and able to travel throughout the area.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all employees to share this commitment and undertake appropriate checks.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.
Closing Date : Friday 21st December 2018.
Interview Date : Friday 4th January 2019