Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Social worker Fostering

We are looking to recruit a Social Worker to be part of a Fostering Team based in Southend on sea Essex.


Working for south end

Southend offer a stable work forces with a long serving, well established senior management team who are always approachable.

Flexible working is encouraged by management to allow time to write reports.

The Southend Borough is relatively compact so there is limited travelling for work purposes which gives employees more time to complete assignment workloads.

Southend caseloads are diverse in make-up offering lots of opportunities to learn new skills and work with new cases.

We are not a sleepy seaside town

Southend have recently invested in new Social Care technology, transferring to Liquid Logic and offering all employees Mobile Phones and Laptops.

Southend on Sea Borough Council offer more than just a team working environment.

They are more of a family who support each other to achieve the best possible outcomes for children in the Borough.

There is an open, honest and supportive environment with both colleagues and management.

Southend host regular team meetings, reviews and supervision for staff.



Job Purpose Summary

The council are seeking to recruit a qualified social worker to undertake social worker responsibilities.

The post will be based within the fostering team which is a friendly and supportive team, based alongside the mainstream childcare teams.



This post offers the opportunity for a worker to develop their knowledge and skills and to be creative in their work within the community.

The Fostering Team, located on the 7th Floor of the Civic Centre, is a busy team comprised of people with a varying range of professional experience.

In view of the nature of the service, evening working is occasionally required.

Possessing good interpersonal and administrative skills, the successful candidate will have regular formal supervision as well as access to informal support and guidance from colleague supervising social workers.

Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including -

, A specialist consultant within an experience and dedicated Social Work recruitment team
, Excellent rates of pay
, An extensive range of Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK
, Payroll service twice a week
, Loyalty Bonus
, Free payroll service

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Delanie at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or email Delanie.Heyes@servicecare.org.uk.

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed!