Social Worker - Fostering

Posted 10 days ago by Pertemps
Location Durham Job Type Contract
Salary £26 - £30 per hour Sector Social Care
If your passion is in social care don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to work within this outstanding authority. Durham Council is currently looking for a social worker to join their fostering team.

The authority is offering a 12 month so this is a great opportunity for consistent agency work. You will be working alongside a supportive team, allowing you to make a positive impact on the lives of young children & their family on a daily basis. 

As a Fostering Social Worker you will have experience of: 

• Knowledge of relevant legislation

 • Holding cases 

• Proving support to foster carers

• Form F Assessments 

• Assessing prospective foster carers 

• Conducting initial visits 

• Taking cases to panel 

Essential Requirements: 

• HCPC registered 

• Eligible to work in the UK 

• A full UK license holder

As a qualified social worker you will receive the following benefits working for Pertemps:

• Free DBS and compliance service
• Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies 
• Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
• Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
• Networking opportunities at numerous candidate events
• Dedicated consultant who is available when you need them and who will come out and see you in placement
• Bonus schemes * Terms and conditions apply

If this is something that you are interested in please contact Josh Sharp on 0161-509-1045 or email your CV to @