Supervising Social Worker

Vacancy posted: Thursday, 6 October 2016

Salary: 37,000 ( Depends on Exper) and 3,000 CA
Location: Aberdeen

Closing date: 04 November 2016
Job ref. no.: 49173SJB

Supervising Social Worker –  Covering Aberdeenshire and Moray

Joining NFA's professional team and working from your home base, you will be responsible for supporting and supervising an enthusiastic group of foster carers across the Aberdeenshire and Moray area. This post is for a fixed period covering Maternity Absence.

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 SSSC (or equivalent) 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: 4th November 2016 - the advert may be closed early should their be a significant volume of applicants.

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