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Social Worker - Fostering

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Role: Qualified Senior Social Worker Location: West Midlands Team: Fostering Pay: £33.30 per hour Contract: Full-Time Locum In the office: Hybrid-based Are you a qualified social worker looking for a unique and rewarding role? Are you passionate about helping children and young people and experienced in working with foster carers? If so, then this is the perfect role for you. We are recruiting on behalf of a local authority in the West Midlands who are rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted. This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified social worker to join a fostering team in an assessing role. The role will involve assessing general foster carers, carrying out initial visits to potential foster carers and assisting with recruitment events. You will be required to build relationships with applicants and provide them with the necessary support to make it to the fostering panel. You will need to have a Social Work England qualification and the ability to work in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment. You should be able to demonstrate experience of working with foster carers and be passionate about helping children and young people. In return, you will receive a generous hourly rate of £33.30 and the satisfaction of knowing that you are making a real difference to the lives of children and young people. If you are interested in applying for this rewarding role, please contact Emily Cooper on 01635226350 or email ecooper@sheldon-phillips.com for further information.