Independent Social Worker

Closing Date: TBC

Role: Independent Social Worker

Interview date: TBC

Please note: No recruitment agencies please.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

If Anchor receives a high number of suitable applications, we reserve the right to shorten the closing date.


Independent Social Worker

Application Form Job Description

Are you a qualified and experienced Independent Social Worker looking for work as an Independent Assessor carrying out Form F Assessments.  In addition, other areas of independent social work may also be considered.#

Anchor Foster Care is currently looking to recruit an Independent Social Worker with a focus to undertake Form F Assessments for prospective foster parents in the following areas:

Midlands, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, South London, Kent, Essex, East Sussex, Portsmouth

Ideal candidates will have:

  • A Social Work Qualification
  • SWE registration
  • Experience of working with Looked After Children and foster families
  • Good understanding of Attachment Theory
  • Experience of undertaking relevant assessment work including Form F Assessments
  • Experience of professional report writing
  • Confidence in presenting to Fostering Panels
  • Driving licence, own transport and willingness to travel

Please apply by completing an application form and return to Vicky Atkinson – You may also send an up-to-date CV if you have one.