Fostering Panel Member - South Central

Location

Bromsgrove (B60)

Package

£300 per day (to include reading time) plus mileage at 45p

The role

We are currently seeking a self-employed, independent fostering Panel Members to join our Central List for our South Central region in Waterlooville, Hampshire.

Ideal candidates

Previous panel experience isn’t essential and we are looking at recruiting panel members from a wide variety of backgrounds including:

• Former looked after children
• Foster carers who are registered with another agency
• Panel chairs and vice chairs
• Experienced fostering Social Workers
• Professionals with a background in health and education

Ideally you will have had experience either professionally or personally or both of the placement of children in foster care.

Applicants must be able to contribute to all fostering panel functions including; making recommendations on the assessment and approval of foster carer applicants, foster carer reviews and terminations of approval and be able to demonstrate a thorough and robust approach to assessing written information.

There will be some additional requirements for some Panel Members such as a social work qualification.

How to apply

To apply please email jobs@thecft.org.uk with your CV and a covering letter.

Please note that all appointments are subject to a DBS check and receipt of satisfactory references.

 

Closing Date: 11 September 2017

Role Description: 9 Member Fostering Panel rev Aug17