Fostering Link Worker - Therapeutic Fostering - Kent

30000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP32000/annum car, bonus, laptop, phone
17 Jul 2017
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Fostering Link Worker - Therapeutic Fostering - Kent

Competitive salary (DOE) plus company car, yearly bonus, laptop and mobile.

Charles Hunter Associates is presently assisting an Outstanding rated private therapeutic fostering organisation to recruit a permanent Therapeutic Link Worker. This is a successful fostering organisation with branches throughout the UK. This position is based in Kent.

Due to continued success and growth, they are seeking an enthusiastic full time Link Worker (Supervising Social Worker) to join an established team in Essex and work with foster families in the Kent area. You will ideally be in commutable distance of the families and the branch office in Kent, however flexibility to cover other parts of Kent when necessary is also required.

Your role is to be the vital link between the company, placing authorities and our therapeutically trained foster families, ensuring that children achieve their full potential.

You will be a qualified Social Worker with experience of working with children and families. It would also be advantageous if you bring direct fostering or therapeutic childcare experience, in addition to a Social Work qualification.

The package:
- An attractive salary dependant on experience)
- discretionary bonus
- company car
- fuel card
- laptop, mobile phone, medical cover
- pension, life insurance
- great working environment.

The company: Established in 2002, they are an innovative, dynamic independent fostering organisation, judged by Ofsted to be OUTSTANDING in their inspection. If you can work alongside foster parents and recognise them to be equal members of the professional team, then we want to hear from you.

If you are a supervising social worker / social worker and considering your options then contact Tom McKenna at Charles Hunter Associates on (Apply online only) 55 for professional career advice and to apply for this role