Registered Fostering Manager - Stable & Supportive Team

£40000 - £44000 per annum
18 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
A Growing North London Fostering Agency is looking for a highly motivated Registered Fostering Manager to join them on a permanent basis. The Agency consists of a small team of Social Workers and Support Staff, many of whom have been there for long periods of time, as a result there is a friendly, stable working environment that many larger IFA's are unable to offer.

As Registered Fostering Manager your duties will include:

* To be responsible for the day to day functioning of the Agency.
* To support the aims and objectives of the Setting and the organisation of a high quality Fostering Service for children from birth to 18 years.
* Fulfilling duties as the Safeguarding Designated Officer for the setting to promote the safeguarding and welfare of the children, staff and parents/carers.
* To ensure all required duties are executed as directed by the Fostering Regulations 2011 and the National Minimum Standards 2011
* To ensure records are maintained as required by OFSTED
* To ensure that foster carers are supported through training, supervision and support group
* To liaise with relevant agencies and professionals in ensuring the high standard of service delivery

To be considered you must:

* Have previously supervised staff at a Team Manager level upwards within a Local Authority, Fostering Agency or Residential Service
* Have flexibility around working hours and duties
* Hold a full UK driving licence and have access to your own car
* Demonstrate good level of spoken and written English

First Stage Interviews are being arranged this week.

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