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You can see our current vacancies below.

Current vacancies
Location: Dundee Salary: £26,000-33,333 Benefits: £3,000 Car Allowance, 30 Days’ Annual Leave + Bank Holidays, Company Pension Scheme FosterPlus is an independent fostering agency with an outstanding record in the provision of quality foster care and stable placements. Our Dundee office is looking for a committed social care professional with a sound knowledge of fostering legislation and practice issues who will be able to continue to deliver the same high standards of service. You will be involved in the recruitment, training and supervision of Foster Carers within the Dundee, Fife, Perthshire and Angus areas. As a qualified and registered social worker, you will have experience of family placement work and preferably experience of foster care practice, including the assessment of potential foster carers. A good knowledge of fostering regulations, child care law and safeguarding issues is essential. You will have excellent communication skills and a commitment to high quality practice. For an informal discussion please contact David Hancock on 01382 220 066. To apply for this role, please submit a copy of your latest CV in the first instance to laura.falen@picscare.co.uk; those shortlisted will be asked to complete an application pack ahead of interview.
Basic Salary: £37,000-41,000 Location: Ayr Benefits: £3,000 Car Allowance, 30 days’ Annual Leave + Bank Holidays, Pension Scheme Fosterplus is an independent fostering agency with an outstanding record in the provision of quality foster care and stable placements. A vacancy has arisen for a qualified and experienced senior social worker for a Service Manager post at our Ayr office.  This post will focus on recruiting, assessing, and supporting foster carers in the Ayrshire and South West Scotland area. In this position you will be supported by the company’s Operations Director. You will have a nationally recognised social work qualification, the ability to manage and motivate staff and foster carers to work with you to solve problems and develop the service. You will have lots of energy and commitment to a ‘can-do’ ethos. Previous management or supervisory experience preferred.  As a qualified social worker, you will have extensive assessment skills, excellent communication skills and a commitment to high quality practice.  You will also have extensive childcare and/or family place experience. For an informal discussion, please contact Chrise Hoban on 0131 241 6203. To apply please submit your CV to laura.falen@picscare.co.uk; those shortlisted will be required to complete an application pack ahead of interview.
Fosterplus is a well-established, independent fostering provider.  Fosterplus is committed to promoting positive outcomes for the children and young people in placement. Established in 1996, we have extensive experience of working with local authorities to provide a positive and stable family environment for children and young people who have had a difficult start in life.  We work nationwide with a wide range of carers across England and Scotland, who are all committed to ensuring that looked after young people receive the very best support and care in a positive, safe environment where they can thrive. We are currently looking for qualified, suitably experienced Independent Social Workers to undertake a variety of assessments which include Form F, Annual Home Reviews and Initial Visits. For an informal discussion please contact Laura Falen on 01908 804442. Applications must be made on our Application Form: CV’s alone will not be considered. To download an application pack, please click here > Completed applications can be sent to HR@picscare.co.uk The successful candidate will be required to have a DBS Check; the expense will be met by Fosterplus.  Please note previous/current employers will be asked to supply a reference. Fosterplus is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religion or belief. Fosterplus is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.
Open ended Applications must be made on our Application Form: CV’s alone will not be considered. To download an application pack, please click here > Completed applications can be sent to HR@picscare.co.uk

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

We’re part of the PICS family, a group of independent fostering agencies across the UK. If you can’t find the role you’re looking for here, why not take a look at some of the fostering agencies below: ISP > Orange Grove > Clifford House > PICS >