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Deputy Manager/Fostering Social Worker.

Salary: £40,000 per annum. 

Closing date: 14 April 2022. 

Location: Fostering North East, Newcastle. 

Hours: 35 hours per week. 

About us

Fostering North East is registered as an independent project of St Cuthbert’s Care and shares its ethos and purpose:

“To work for the common good by enabling people to develop to their personal potential”.

About the role

This is a fabulous opportunity to become an integral part of our Fostering Team as we plan our next phase of development.

You will be responsible for leading and directing the team, participating in a duty on call system, contributing to the recruitment and continuous training and development of Supervising Social Workers and Foster Carers.

You should have experience of working in Fostering, a recognised social work qualification and registered with Social Work England, a flexible approach to your hours of work and a full driving licence and the use of a car for business use.

In return we offer an excellent range of benefits including contributory pension scheme, free life insurance, free confidential staff support service, mobile phone, laptop, free parking, and 34 days annual leave per annum.

The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check.


Visit our website: and apply online or. For more information, please contact Sheila Errington, Fostering Northeast Manager on 07813 117758.

If you have not heard within 3 weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful.