Team Fostering is an ethical not-for-profit fostering agency. We have a strong reputation and proven track record for providing high quality, value-for-money fostering placements for looked after children. We pride ourselves on our values and we expect our staff to commit to and demonstrate these values in their everyday work.
We are looking for Independent Reviewing Officers based in the Yorkshire & East Midlands region. Our Independent Reviewing Officers contribute to the provision of a high quality fostering service for children by ensuring that every Team Fostering foster carer’s suitability to foster and terms of approval are reviewed at least once annually as required by the Fostering Regulations.
Independent Reviewing Officers chair foster carer reviews and produce high quality reports for Team Fostering on a self-employed basis. As part of the preparation for a review they also conduct audits of the agency files to ensure a high standard of recording is maintained. Individuals will have the necessary social work and management skills and experience to undertake this task, to contribute to the maintenance of quality standards within the organisation.
This is a sessional role. Salary for the post is £31.58 per hour (each review and audit of carer’s file = 6 ½ hours)
If you wish to discuss this role further please contact Vicky Johnson, Quality Standards Manager on 07500 026249.
To apply, please use the below documentation, sending a completed application form and equal opportunities form to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note Team Fostering does not accept CV’s. Applicants are requested to complete an application form and equal opportunities form available above. website.
All posts require an Enhanced DBS Disclosure
Closing date: 9.00 a.m. on Friday 2 October 2020
Interviews will be held on Thursday 22 October 2020
Please note if you are shortlisted for interview we will contact you via the email you have provided. Please ensure you check your emails regularly.
Thank you for your interest in Team Fostering and taking the time to apply for this position.