Employment Opportunities at Team Fostering: Form F Assessors ( North East / Yorkshire and East Midlands)

Form F Assessors

Location: North East / Yorkshire & East Midlands

Closing Date: ongoing

Team Fostering is an ethical not for profit fostering agency with a strong reputation and 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.

Our Form F Assessors contribute to the provision of a first-class fostering service for children 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 fostering panel

Rates of Pay:

- £2045.28 per completed assessment
- £232.62 Fast Track Assessment bonus
- £150 Home Visit Fee
- £24.07 per hour for uncompleted assessments

For further discussion of the role, please call us on 0800 292 2003. 

Please note access to a car and the ability to drive is essential in this role. You will also be required to undertake some evening and weekend work.

To apply, please complete an Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form (available below) and return to hr@teamfostering.co.uk

Please note Team Fostering do not accept CV's.

1. Job Description

2. Person Specification

3. Application Form

4. Equal Opportunities Form

5. A Guide to Completing your Application Form


All posts require an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Please note: if you are successful, 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.