SUPERVISING SOCIAL WORKER – WILMSLOW OFFICE
Area: Office based in Wilmslow, Cheshire with travel across North West
Salary: £28,000- £32,000 per annum hours of work - Full Time
Closing Date: 30th September 2019
Car Allowance: £120 per month
Three Circles Fostering is currently developing its carer base across areas North West, and is looking to recruit a Supervising Social Worker to join their dedicated and professional team. Supervising Social Workers are responsible for managing fostering resources in allocated areas, recruiting, assessing, supervising, training and supporting foster carers and their placements. You will be a strong communicator, both written and verbal, have good IT skills and be flexible and able to travel throughout the area (car owner and driver essential). The post includes being available on a timetabled basis to provide an on call facility for foster carers and local authorities.
Applicants are required to be a qualified Social Worker and hold HPCP professional registration with recent experience in fostering and/or services for children. A good working knowledge of relevant legislation and their impact on fostering services is also essential.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and aspirations of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS, full employment history and reference checks.
We are an Equal Opportunities employer.
For information please contact: David Edwards on 01625 533 531
Send completed application forms to email@example.com
INDEPENDENT FOSTERING PANEL MEMBERS
Three Circles Fostering Agency are currently looking to recruit Fostering Panel Members to attend our day time panel meetings at our Wilmslow office in Cheshire.
We are specifically looking to recruit the following people:
• Someone who has a personal experience of being a looked after child.
• Someone who is a qualified health professional.
We are looking for individuals with experience and skills in attending meetings where a wide variety of views maybe expressed. Good listening and communication skills are essential, along with the ability to make an assessment based on the written and oral information presented to the panel, to be able to discuss and make decisions in a balanced and informed manner. Successful applicants will receive support with the process of becoming a panel member, which includes observing panel initially and guidance on completing panel notes etc.
Applicants will receive panel paperwork electronically so should have secure access to a laptop (or similar). A payment of £150 will be paid for every panel attended.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all employees to share this commitment and undertake appropriate checks. Successful applicants will be required to undertake relevant DBS checks, the cost of which is funded by the agency.
How to apply
For further information contact Victoria Lally on 01625 533 531 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
FORM F ASSESSORS
Three Circles Fostering require Form F assessors in the South Yorkshire area.
Successful applicants will have prior experience of undertaking Form F's to a competent and high quality standard. Applicants must be HCPC registered and have indemnity insurance. They also must hold a valid driving licence and have access to their own vehicle and be willing to travel to the followings areas; Barnsley, Leeds, Wakefield, Doncaster, Sheffield, Rotheram, Bradford, Halifax
Salary: £2000 for each completed assessment plus mileage allowance
How to apply
If you are interested in applying for this vacancy, please send your CV to Victoria Lally via email email@example.com or call 01625 533531 for an informal discussion.