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Supervising Social Worker

Supervising social worker:- Up to £38k

Office Base: Cirencester/Worcester

Salary: Up to £38,000 (D.O.E)

Hours: 37.5 per week

An Independent Fostering Agency are looking for a Supervising Social worker to join their team who are a values-based children's service that underpins their REACH-approach.

It stands for Resilience, Education, Acceptance, Child-centred and Holistic; it's a framework based on resilience theory, attachment theory and aspects of social pedagogy.

This provides bespoke, consistent therapeutic care for each child.

This is an exciting opportunity for a skilled Social Worker to influence and effect change within their dynamic organisation.


  • Career Development -Many career paths, recognising hard work & supporting you into senior roles.

  • Low Caseloads - You will typically be responsible for up to 13 fostering families.

  • Competitive Salary - using structured pay grades based on your training and experience.

  • Car Allowance - £100 p/m car allowance to allow you to work flexibly from different locations.

  • Wellbeing - Access to therapeutic wellbeing sessions with our Therapeutic Services team.

  • Bonuses - receive £200 service award on your two-year anniversary, plus up to £500 special recognition service for outstanding practice.

  • Medicash - Cashback for various medical appointments & treatments with MediCash.

  • Life Assurance Scheme - 3 x annual salary after successful completion of your probation review.

  • Increased Holiday - 27 days increasing gradually to 30 days after 4 years' service.

Your responsibilities as a Supervising Social Worker:

  • Can manage your own caseload of typically 13 fostering families, giving support and guidance when necessary and help them to develop their skills.

  • +Have worked in a fostering related social work role and /or child social care, such as a looked after children's team.

  • Have a good knowledge of fostering regulations, childcare law and safeguarding issues.

  • Can make objective professional assessments of children and young people.

  • Have access to a car and a valid driving licence.

Requirements of you as Supervising Social worker:

  • Have a relevant professional qualification in Social Work.

  • Are Social Work England (SWE) registered.

  • Have worked in a fostering related social work role and /or child social care, such as a looked after children's team.

What do you get from working with me?

  • CV enhancement

  • Application form enhancement

  • Access to many jobs in the market

  • I am a dedicated consultant that will work endlessly to assure the whole process is a smooth running as possible

  • Interview preparation assistance

  • Expert consultation

  • Questions answered

  • Offer negotiation