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Fostering Social Worker

  • Location:

    Cardiff, Wales

  • Sector:

    Social Work

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £32000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Kerry Brown

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Kerry Brown

Job: Fostering Social Worker

Salary: £32,000

Location: Cardiff

Contract: 12 month contract initially

Hours: 37.5 Hours a Week

My client is looking for qualified and experienced Social Workers with the enthusiasm, independence and skill to join the team managing a caseload of up to 12 carers. As a fostering social worker you will work within a dedicated team to improve the outcome and lives of looked after children. You will work closely with the Foster Carers, Clinical Practitioners and members of the Clinical Team to ensure coordinated implementation of treatment care plans.

Fostering Social Worker Qualifications and Experience Required

  • Dip SW/CQSW/Social Work Degree/GSCC registration/PQ award and current Social Care Wales registration.
  • A minimum of 1 years post qualifying experience in children's services/ foster care delivery.
  • Ability to supervise and support a small staff team.
  • Ability to manage and support foster carers.
  • Experience of assessing and supervising foster carers is desirable.
  • Full clean driver's licence and supply own vehicle.

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