Supervising Social Worker (North Tyneside)

Closing Date: Monday 2nd July at 9am

Based at North Shields but with flexible travel across the North East

Full Time, 37.5 hours per week

Salary Banding: £34,559 to £40,093 per annum   

Team Fostering is an ethical not for profit fostering agency with a strong reputation and track record for providing high quality, value for money fostering placements for looked after children. We pride ourselves on our values and behaviours and we expect our staff to commit to and demonstrate these in their everyday work.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and qualified social worker to join our successful fostering team. You will have the knowledge and skills to undertake the full range of Supervising Social Worker tasks, including supervising carers, working with other professionals, report writing and attendance at meeting. Not only will you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills you will also be hardworking, positive, and motivated to improve outcomes for looked after children.

This post will be based in our North Shields office however you will be required to work flexibly across the North East region. The role will involve out of hours duty work. The successful candidate will have experience of Family Placement work either in the Local Authority or an IFA setting.

For an informal chat about the post please Tracey Bulley, Team Manager, on 0191 257 6806. For a full job description including person specification, or to apply, please view the below.

To apply for this post, please complete an Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form (below) and send it to

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Please note Team Fostering does not accept CV’s.

All posts require Enhanced DBS Disclosure


Closing date: 9am on Monday 2nd July 2018

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 25 July 2018


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