Fostering Panel Advisor

Location
Staffordshire Place 1, Tipping Street, Stafford
Salary
£35,444 - £39,177 per annum
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Job Ref
SCC101896
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

Fostering Panel Advisor

Staffordshire County Council is recruiting a permanent, full time Fostering Panel Advisor.

The Fostering Panel Advisor will offer professional advice to the weekly Fostering Panels and will be responsible for ensuring that statutory requirements and standards are met. The Panel Advisor has a vital quality assurance function within the Fostering Service and will facilitate the provision of highly efficient panel processes and quality outcomes.

They will be responsible for the recruitment, training and development of a diverse central list of panel members. They will work closely with the fostering management team offering advice and guidance in relation to the development and implementation of policies, procedures and guidance.

You will need to be a qualified social worker with at least three years experience of fostering work.

Interviews to be held on: Friday 1 September 2017

To apply for this post click on the Apply for job button below.

Closing Date: 13 August at midnight

Please be aware, only application forms completed online will be accepted. We will not accept CV’s or Word application forms.

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This position is subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose details of all unspent and unfiltered spent reprimands, formal warnings, cautions and convictions in your application form.

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