C &F Support Worker (Grade 6) #RQ1258368

Job Description

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

The Fostering Service manages the short and long term care arrangements for children in Lancashire. The service supports approved foster carers, carefully matching children with approved carers who can meet their individual needs. The Service also provides ongoing training and support to carers to develop their skills and to successfully maintain children in their care. The Service also arranges and supports family time arrangements and facilitates support groups. Current Vacancy – based in various teams across Lancashire.

This role involves supporting approved foster carers, including the statutory function ensuring high quality foster care is available that meets the specific needs of children in care and that all the standards and regulations are met. Relevant experience is needed.

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

What’s on offer for the Social Worker

· Excellent competitive pay rate – paid weekly!

· Excellent management structure with experienced leaders

· Desirable location with excellent transport links

· A stable and well-supported working environment

You must have:

  • A professional qualification in social work and experience of working with adults.
  • Social Work England registration.
  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 5 years of employment.

Benefits of working with Semester.co.uk:

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area

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