Fostering Social Worker

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Salary:£31,371.00 - £38,813.00 

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Fostering Service, Shire Hall Complex, Gloucester - GL1 2TP 

Closing date:11 June 2018 at midnight 

Come and work with us to help foster carers give the very best possible home to children in care. We supervise foster carers by holding them to account and we support them by giving them the skills and encouragement they need, so that all our children can thrive.

We provide you with regular quality supervision and support you within a respectful, hard working and nurturing team. Apart from the fostering social worker tasks, we offer you opportunities to develop your social work skills and career, through a range of activities, such as delivering training or running support groups.

This position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure check.  Interview Date - 3rd July 2018.

For further information please contact Julia Sawers on 01452 427874, or Penny Humphris on 01452 425947,

Application Information

Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

Below you will also find links to the Job Profile and Guidance Notes. Click ‘Apply’ to continue.

Only if you have difficulty accessing the information published online should you contact GCC Appointments & People Sourcing Team by telephone 01452-425888 or e-mail to quoting the vacancy reference number above.