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Fostering Social Worker

  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: SP/22/212983
  • Published: Tue 27/09/2022, 12:22 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 06/12/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade: P01 - P03, £33,909 -£41,586
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Waltham Forest

Fostering Social Worker Advert

 

The post is that of Fostering social worker within Children and Families Services and is responsible for all aspects of recruitment, assessment, support and supervision to approved foster carers, connected carers and private foster carers.

 

The fostering service in Waltham Forest has re-shaped, bringing together its assessment and support service to provide consistency in support that we provide to foster carers.  Social workers working in this service will be committed to establishing trusting relationships with their carers during the assessment stage, building on this further post approval and supporting them during their first placements when they are at their most vulnerable. Applicants will report to the Advanced Practitioner as well as supporting the Deputy and Team Managers.

 

Applicants will have a working knowledge of relevant legislation and experience of working in children’s services. They will be enthusiastic and highly committed to providing support and challenge to our foster carers to ensure that the children of Waltham Forest receive quality care in a warm family environment.

 

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  • Safer Recruitment Statement
  • Equal Opportunities Policy Statement and Equality Act 2010 guidance
  • Role Profile
  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: SP/22/212983
  • Published: Tue 27/09/2022, 12:22 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 06/12/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade: P01 - P03, £33,909 -£41,586
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Waltham Forest

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