Advanced Fostering Social Worker

Location Essex
Salary £30 - £38 per hour
Advanced Fostering Social worker required to develop processes and undertake viability assessments jointly with children's social workers, and complete fostering assessments as required.

Advanced Social Workers are highly skilled and experienced workers and the key purpose of their role is to deliver high quality social work practice which achieves the best possible outcomes for children and young people, their families and carers.

Advanced Social Workers model, demonstrate and coach a high standard of practice, providing support and co-working with other members of their team which promotes:
  • Compliance with practice standards and statutory requirements
  • A strengths and relationship based approach
  • Different perspectives and collaboration
  • Family & goal orientated plans which are SMART
  • The value of systemic tools such as genograms
  • Professional curiosity and challenge