Senior Social Worker/Registered Manager

Location Aldershot
Job type Permanent
Salary £42k - 46k per year
Contact Lucy Pearson
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Reference HQ00122111

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company to the private and public sector has a permanent vacancy for a Senior Social Worker/Registered Manager to work full-time (40hrs per week) within Family Placements based in Aldershot.

The salary for this permanent Social Worker role is £42,000 - £46,000 per annum depending on experience.

You will be responsible for:

  • Translating the high-level plan to create an IFA into detailed operational plans leading to the successful creation of the IFA

  • Assisting the HR department in the recruitment of new high calibre foster carers, ensuring the very best standards of carer provision, assessment, and Training

  • Developing a training programme and roll out delivery with your team

  • Act as Ofsted Registered Manager for the Independent Fostering Agency, ensuring our services are fully compliant with legislative and regulatory requirements, particularly The Fostering Services (England) Regulations 2011 and the National Minimum Standards for Fostering.

  • Lead on any court requirements

  • Be responsible for ensuring that Fostering Panels operate within statutory requirements and perform to the highest standards.

In return you will receive:

  • The working week is 40 hours, these hours include 2.5 hours of paid breaks

  • 25 days of paid holiday plus an 8-day Bank Holiday Allowance

  • A company pension scheme

  • A car parking permit for a local car park

  • Paid for Management Qualification

Requirements for the Senior Social Worker/Registered Manager:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work

  • Current Social Work England registration

  • Significant experience working within a similar role

  • Work towards a management qualification level 5 approved by OFSTED

  • Have experience in family placements in a fostering environment and experience of working in a supervisory role

  • Must have the ability to work under pressure

  • Excellent communication and management skills.

This Senior Social Worker/Registered Manager job is advertised by Lucy Pearson; if you are interested in one of these positions, please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.