Placement Manager (Supervising Social Worker) | Anglia | AFA Fostering
37.5 Hours Per Week
Job Role: Placement Manager (Supervising Social Worker)
Contract Type: Hours: 37.5 per week
Salary Scale: 32000 – 37000
AFA Fostering is seeking a Placement Manager (Supervising Social Worker) to cover the Anglia area, this will primarily cover Norfolk and the Suffolk/Cambridge borders. Candidates for this role must be Diploma in Social Work qualified (or equivalent, CQSW, CSS) experience of child protection work and trained in Safeguarding, a working knowledge of child care legislation and if possible be experienced in fostering assessments (BAAF Form F). A full driving licence and access to a vehicle with relevant insurance cover is also required. You will be responsible for fostering resources in an allocated area, for assessing, supervising, training, and supporting foster carers and their placements. Also, you will be promoting and ensuring the provision of high quality, professional services for all local authorities that place children and young people with Anglia Fostering Agency.
In addition, experience in undertaking family assessments under the working together framework as well as other mainstream children and families work would be desirable.
Download application pack: PM Application Pack 2017
Contact: Toni Adriano
Telephone: 01603 559255
Closing date for applications: 12/05/2017