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Fostering Service Managers

Foster Care Associates are seeking highly motivated and experienced Fostering Service Managers to develop and promote the fostering services of the South Western region.

 

Salary up to £50k per annum depending on skills/experience with company car or car allowance + extensive benefits.  One of the roles is home-based with a focus on the Devon, Torbay and Somerset areas though you will be required to attend meetings at our regional office in Plymouth as and when required and the second role will focus on the Plymouth and Cornwall area. A relocation package would also be considered and can be discussed at interview.

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Department
Social Work
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Salary
Upto 50,000 per annum dependent on experience + car or car allowance + benefits
Geographical Location
South Western
Office
Homebased
Position Reference
n/a
Closing Date
22-04-2019
Ref No
2351
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Role Details

As Fostering Service Manager you will be expected to work closely with Local Authorities to effectively manage, develop and promote Social Work and Support Services within your remit.  You will be accountable for the operational, regulatory and financial performance of your area.  Reporting directly to the Registered Manager, you will provide positive and strong leadership and management to your team consisting of Senior/Supervising Social Workers, Support Workers, Therapists and Administrative staff to create positive and lasting difference for children/young people and foster carers. 

You will need to be a HCPC registered Social Worker and either hold or be working towards completing a management qualification.  With proven experience in working successfully in a commercial environment, supported by a strong commitment to improving outcomes for looked after children and young people and providing high quality foster care provision, you will also possess a good understanding of the Fostering Service from a regulatory, commercial and operational point of view.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a highly supportive environment and to continue to build on an already highly performing fostering service which continues to develop and grow.

Salary up to £50k per annum depending on skills/experience with company car or car allowance + extensive benefits.  One of the roles is home-based with a focus on the Devon, Torbay and Somerset areas though you will be required to attend meetings at our regional office in Plymouth as and when required and the second role will focus on the Plymouth and Cornwall area. A relocation package would also be considered and can be discussed at interview.

Group Companies:

Core Assets FCA Core Assets Childrens Services FCA Scotland Fostering People Grenfell Support Service