Supervising Social Worker

Iris Resourcing
West Midlands
To £35,000 + car / car allowance
13 Mar 2018
21 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A growing and genuinely ‘family feel’ IFA are looking for an experienced Supervising Social Worker to join their friendly and supportive team, based in the West Midlands.

As a recently registered IFA, they have a small number of carers, as well as a number of prospective carers already at assessment stage, hence you will be responsible for Form F assessments, supporting them through to panel and the subsequent matching process and their ongoing support and supervision. Carers are based across the West Midlands region, hence travel will be required.

There is the opportunity for some home working, around team meetings etc.

You will be / have:

  • A qualified social worker
  • HCPC registered
  • Prior experience of working within a fostering team, gained either within an IFA or Local Authority
  • Form F assessment experience is ideal
  • A car owner /driver
  • Prepared to travel across the region

This role offers an exciting career opportunity to join a growing IFA, with the support of a passionate and highly experienced Registered Manager, you will have the opportunity to develop your skills and career as the role and service grows.

A recent graduate with a fostering placement will also be considered, as full support will be given, experience dependent.

Salary is from £28,000 to £35,0000 (experience dependent) + company car / car allowance + pension scheme and other benefits

This is a really lovely opportunity to join a small and growing IFA, who have a fantastic and supportive management team and supportive, friendly and ethical culture.

For further information around the role and organisation, please contact Harriet Connolly on 07740773499 /

Iris Resourcing is an unrivalled specialist resourcing partner to the looked after children’s social work sector, with a targeted focus across fostering & adoption: with a focus on permanent recruitment, we work strategically to find the ideal fit, matching experience, skills and aspirations.

If the above role is not suitable, but you are looking for a move within the sector, please do make contact to discuss what you may be looking for and other available opportunities.