Supervising Social Worker – Stroud

Compass Fostering South

Salary:Up to £35,000 (D.O.E)
Hours:37.5 per week
Closing Date:Ongoing


Please note: we are currently offering one permanent position and one 12 month fixed contract position

Here at Compass Fostering, we know that a social worker can impact a life in just one day.

So, imagine what you can do in a lifetime career…

We are looking for committed and motivated social workers to manage caseloads across Gloucester.
The majority of this role will be working from home and you will be working linked with our Stroud office. You will also be required to travel to other areas, therefore; a car is essential to the role.

You will have a relevant professional qualification in social work as well as substantial experience of foster care practice including the assessment of potential foster carers. You will also be a strong team player and be able to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills.

It is essential that you have a good knowledge of fostering regulations, child care law and safeguarding issues, you will also have the ability to make objective professional assessments of children or young people.

This role will include recruiting, training and supporting foster carers as well as promoting the welfare of children placed with Compass Fostering Foster Carers. We are looking for a social worker who can support our organization in ensuring that the service is run in line with the government legislation, regulations and standards all whilst representing Compass’ vision and values.


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