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Foster Carer Assessors – Independent

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Locations:All regions. Click to see our UK coverage area.
Fee per assessment:£1,850

We are recruiting foster carers across most of the UK and need foster carer assessors who are committed independent social care professionals with a sound knowledge of fostering legislation and practice who are able to carry out assessments.

We are particularly looking for independent assessors in the following areas:

  • Essex
  • Suffolk
  • Norfolk
  • Yorkshire
  • Guildford
  • West Midlands
  • Wrexham
  • Hereford
  • Scunthorpe
  • Sheffield
  • Rotherham
  • York/Boroughbridge
  • Middlesbrough
  • Newton Aycliffe
  • London
  • Berkshire
  • Eastbourne
  • Hastings
  • Oxfordshire
  • Shrewsbury
  • Worcester
  • Cardiff and surrounding

You will have a relevant professional qualification in social work, together with valid HCPC registration. You will also have experience of undertaking assessments of potential foster carers. A good knowledge of the fostering regulations, child care law and safeguarding issues is essential. You will be able to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills.

You will need to be flexible and have the capability to use your initiative and work under pressure to ensure deadlines are met and to enable the smooth running of the service.

Experience of an Independent Fostering Agency would be advantageous.

Compass Community is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with. As such, all post are subject to a safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that we have a range of policies and procedures in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practice across our services.

The successful applicant will be appointed subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS.

If you are interested in joining an innovative service provider please fill in the short form on this page.

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Compass Fostering is a trading name for Compass Fostering London Ltd, Company No:03292070, Compass Fostering Wales Ltd Company No:05956931, Compass Fostering South Ltd, Company No:08374139, Compass Fostering North Ltd, Company No: 07054121, Compass Fostering Central Ltd, Company No:04331256. All registered in England and Wales. Registered Office: Mountfields House, Off Squirrel Way, Epinal Way, Loughborough, LE11 3GE Copyright: Compass Community Limited 2019.