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Social Worker, Fostering Service
  • Employer: Children’s Services
  • Reference: SSSW3049
  • Published: Thu 22/07/2021, 14:45 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 28/07/2021, 23:49 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: 32234
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset

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Social Worker, Fostering Service

Directorate:                         Children’s Services                       

Starting salary:                   JM1: £32,234 per annum

Location:                               Based in the Town Hall, Weston-super-Mare

Hours:                                    37 hours per week

Contract:                               Permanent

Closing date:                       Wednesday 28 July 2021



An exciting opportunity for an experienced child care social worker to join North Somerset Fostering Service.  We are ambitious for our children in foster care, aiming to provide high standard of care and stability, enjoying, thriving and achieving, reaching full their potential.  We are trauma-informed in our practice and are very proud to be the first in the South West Region to implement Mockingbird Family Model.


This post is exempt under the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions) Order 1975 and is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.


North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Want to know more and apply?

For an informal discussion, please contact Jess Cowan on 01275 882 716


Visit to download an application pack and apply online.


Anticipated interview date:       Wednesday 04 August 2021