Supervising Social Worker

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P5880
  • Date Posted: 4 November 2020
  • Recruiter: Five Rivers
  • Location: Romford, Essex
  • Salary: £39,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Car Allowance + Benefits
  • Sector: Social Care
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

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Supervising Social Worker who has experience working within the fostering sector and / or with children and young people is required to join our fantastic team at Five Rivers Child Care.

We are looking for someone who will always be thinking of the child and carers, ensuring they are at the forefront of all decisions.

A formal social work qualification/s is necessary along with a HCPC/Social Work England registration


SALARY: up to £39,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits

LOCATION: Romford, Essex - You will travel throughout the London and East area.

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: 37 Hours per Week, which could include weekends and after school hours. You will also be expected to be part of the on-call rota.


PLEASE NOTE:  Candidates will require a full driving licence


APPLICATION PROCESS: Once you’ve applied, we will email over some extra details regarding the application process that you will need to complete as soon as possible. Please keep an eye out for our email.



Five Rivers Child Care is a leading Social Enterprise who has been helping children rediscover their childhood since 1989.  Our purpose is to help children recover from neglect, abuse, trauma or family breakdown, turning their lives around so they can flourish and fulfil their potential.

We are seeking to appoint a Supervising Social Worker to provide support to our Foster Carers throughout London and the East area.

Working as the Supervising Social Worker you will report into our Romford Office rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted for meetings, reviews and when on duty.  You will have a manageable case load and the support and resources to engage positively with foster carers and children in a meaningful manner.



As the Supervising Social Worker, you will have the following skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Must be able to work as a team member to achieve best outcomes for all our children and foster carers
  • Experience of working in the fostering sector and/or children/young people in social care
  • A formal social work qualification
  • Be registered as a social worker with Social Work England
  • Ability to be part of the on-call rota
  • Have a valid driving license


Five Rivers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and Young People, applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including employment references and DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Five Rivers is an Investor in People and Equal Opportunities employer.





APPLICATION PROCESS: Once we’ve reviewed your CV, we will email over some extra details regarding the application process that you will need to complete as soon as possible. Please keep an eye out for our email.

CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement may also be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.


This job is being advertised by AWD online on behalf of Five Rivers Child Care

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