Form F Assessor

We are on the lookout for a Sessional Form F Assessor based in the South Tees region, to contribute to our first class fostering service by assessing prospective foster carers.

Sessional Form F Assessors undertake assessments for Team Fostering on a self-employed basis. We require individuals with the necessary skills and experience to undertake detailed home studies of prospective foster carers and to write high quality assessment reports.

Key Tasks:

  • Assess and prepare prospective foster carers
  • Counsel out those applicants not suitable for the agency
  • Prepare Form F reports for panel
  • Present assessments to the fostering panel
  • Undertake a handover visit with the allocated SSW following foster carer approval
  • prepare a profile regarding applicants to be used for the purposes of initial matching

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Louise Thwaites, Recruitment Manager, on 0191 257 6806.

For a full job description including person specification, or to apply, please view the below.


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1. Job Description and Person Specification

2. Job Applicant Data Privacy Notice

3. Application Form

4. Equal Opportunities Form

5. How to complete your Application Form

6. Statement of Purpose

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8. Strategic Plan 2018 - 2021



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