Foster Care Fortnight 2019
Friday, May 17, 2019
Check out our current social worker, admin, management, recruitment marketing and other staff vacancies. Join our friendly, professional fostering service.
We are seeking additional freelance Form F assessors to undertaken assessments of prospective foster carers across Central and
Southern England, including London and Birmingham. You will have formal social work qualifications, prior experience of undertaking
Form F assessments of foster carers, satisfactory criminal records clearance and be in registration with the Health and Care
For further information, please complete an Enquiry Form
We are currently working to recruit additional foster carers for a Specialist Fostering Scheme that we are developing. The scheme is designed to facilitate young people moving to foster carer from children's home accommodation.
The children leaving residential care will either be moving because they have made good progress in residential care and are ready
to move on or they may have been originally placed in residential care because there were suitably skilled carers available
at the time that they presented as needing a placement. Most children needing placement will be age 11-17 years of age.
We are currently focused on seeking specialist carers for 4 specific children who currently live in the Oxfordshire, Bracknell and Birmingham areas. Our hope is that by targeting recruitment on these areas, the young people will be able to remain in their current schools.
To become one of our specialist carers, you will need:
For further information and an informal discussion, please contact Dawn Jeffs, Team Manager on 01993 706925 or complete an Enquiry Form and we will come back to you
We are currently looking to recruit additional members, who have had experience of being in care, to our Central List. As a member
of our fostering panel, you will play a pivotal role in the approval and review of our foster carers. You will be expected
to review all of the review paper work prior to panel and then attend panel to hear the cases and to make recommendations alongside
other panel members. You will need to be over 18.
Currently our panel sits every other month on a Monday near Newbury, Berkshire. The may change and the panel may become more frequent going forwards. You do not need to be available for every panel but we do ask that you are able to make a significant annual commitment. A payment of £100 plus travel expenses will be paid for each panel attended. Comprehensive induction, training and ongoing support will be provided.
For further information and an informal discussion, please contact Lara Rowlinson, Panel Adviser on 01993 706925 or complete an Enquiry Form and we will come back to you
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