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Supervising Social Worker - West Sussex

Join a robust, friendly and supportive team, who all have high hopes for what all children and young people can achieve, and in turn support their foster carers to offer excellent standards of care.

Location: West Sussex

Salary: Undisclosed


Full Time Permanent

FosterCare UK is a small, established therapeutic fostering agency with our own Multi-Disciplinary Assessment & Treatment Team, setting us apart from other providers. We provide safe, secure, loving homes to the children in our care and the very best training and support services to our foster carers.

The caseloads are small, as it is recognised that quality relationships can flourish when there is enough time given to undertake the work.  Our therapeutic service also offers regular clinical group supervision to the social work team, to support their practice. Professional development is highly valued within the agency alongside specific training for the role, the team hold regular Practice days to focus on particular areas of topical subjects to enhance their  learning.

Capstone Foster Care Group is owned by our employees, as an Employee Ownership Trust. Employee Ownership Trusts result in improved employee wellbeing, staff engagement and a sense of achievement. We are able to invest more in Learning and Development and pay all our staff annual tax free bonuses.

Applicants must have:

  • A relevant Social Work qualification and be SWE registered
  • Ideally have fostering social work experience
  • Knowledge of fostering and childcare legislation
  • Be eligible to work within the UK
  • Current driving licence and access to transport
  • IT skills

In return we offer:

  • Annual TAX FREE Bonus
  • Home, flexible based working allowing a good work life balance
  • Holidays starting at 25 days plus Bank Holidays and also your birthday off!
  • Employee assist programme
  • Holiday purchase scheme
  • Excellent CPD opportunities
  • Major retailer discounts via FosterTalk membership

If you feel you are able to share our vision and would like to join our team, please do not hesitate to apply. If you are enthusiastic and motivated to help us achieve this and want to be part of an exceptional team then we would love to hear from you.

Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people is enshrined within FosterCare UK’s policy and practice. We expect our employees to share this commitment with us.

Closing Date: 16th April 2021


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