Please note, this position is now closed – however please visit Jobs Page for all our current and past vacancies

We are recruiting to several social work roles

  • Fostering Supervising Social Worker – Covering South London and the South Coast, Based in our Crystal Palace office
  • Fostering Supervising Social Worker – Covering South London


We are currently recruiting for a several dynamic and proactive Supervising Social Workers to support and guide allocated Foster Carers.

Ideally you will have previous fostering experience which combined with your excellent communication skills will prove invaluable in striving to ensure we achieve positive outcomes for the children in our care.  If you want to make a difference and are prepared to “go the extra mile” then GLF could be the next step in your career progression.  A self-motivator, with excellent organisational ability, you will become a part of the GLF community committed to taking a hands-on and proactive approach in improving and coordinating fostering services.

We have roles based in our Stratford Office and Crystal Palace offices and will require flexibility around both travel and working hours.

The independent fostering sector is one the most exciting and fast-moving areas of social work and one where your direct work with children can improve the lives of children in care.

In return for your commitment and proven competency within the children’s services arena we offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits, good working conditions and a genuine opportunity to do the work that you came into social work to do.

GLF are an Independent Fostering Agency with a genuine commitment for placing children at the heart of all we do.  During our last Ofsted visit, it was commented that “Children receive care from a well-run, highly effective agency. Foster carers, staff and management express pride in their sense of community. Children benefit from nurturing, life enriching placements, which build resilience, confidence and their self-esteem”.  We are a progressive organisation who aims to set the benchmark in social work standards. If you share our ethos and values in meeting the needs of children and want to make a difference, then we want you to hear from you.

 Please email your CV to [email protected] to receive an application form or complete the short form below for me.

  • HCPC Social Work registration essential
  • Closing Date: 30/04/2018
  • Salary: £28-£33k Snr Prac £32-£34

Min 2 years post qualifying experience essential


We will retain application forms for a period of 1 year in the event that we may contact you regarding future roles at GLF.  After this period the application form shall be deleted.