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Social Worker - Assessing Social Worker - Fostering Assessments

Social Worker - Assessing Social Worker - Fostering Assessments

Posted 21 November 2023 by Reed Social Care
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We have an opportunity for an agency role as an assessing social worker in the fostering service at Stoke-on-Trent City Council.

This is ideally a full-time post offering £33.30 per hour (umbrella).


The role will involve the following:

  • Assessing general foster carers
  • Undertaking initial visits to potential foster carers
  • Supporting recruitment events alongside the Recruitment Officer in the team.
  • Building relationships with applicants and supporting them through to being approved at fostering panel.

Stoke on Trent has been voted as one of the friendliest places in the UK. They are also a very small geographical area therefore travelling between visits, once in Stoke is extremely limited in terms of mileage.

Requirements of the roles:

  • Qualified Social Worker
  • Social Work England registered
  • Experience of undertaking fostering assessments

Please contact me asap to discuss in more detail. We are offering £250 joining bonus for new starters with Reed.


Alternatively, we are offering £250 if you refer a friend or colleague and they are placed successfully into this or any other QSW role.


Recent feedback from one of our Social Workers was that “They are the only agency l know so far who actually pay for the referral bonus which is good to know they honour their word”

Reference: 51661756

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