Independent Reviewing Officer

Posted 11 January 2023
Salary £40550 - £44300 per annum + benefits
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work Fostering
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

An Independent Fostering Agency are looking for an Independent Reviewing Officer (Fostering) to work on a part time (22.5 hours) basis.

You would be covering the North East region and must be willing to travel around the Tyne & Wear, County Durham & North Yorkshire regions although reviews are done by a hybrid model (virtual and face to face).

What is on offer for you as the Independent Reviewing Officer:

  • A driven team
  • Car Allowance + mileage
  • Excellent learning & development opportunities
  • Perk box discounts
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Enhanced Company Pension scheme
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • Other terrific benefits

Responsibilities as the Independent Reviewing Officer:

  • Assess approved Foster Carers
  • Foster Carer appraisals
  • Ensure organisation standards are being worked to and met

Requirements of you as the Independent Reviewing Officer:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Registration with Social Work England (replaced HCPC)
  • Significant Fostering experience
  • Management experience ideally
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Salary Scale: £40,550 - £44,300 pro rata + benefits

Location: Yorkshire & East Midlands

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work (as you are a Qualified Social Worker), get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!

What do you get from working with me?

  • CV enhancement
  • Application form enhancement
  • Access to many jobs in the market
  • One central point of contact
  • Interview preparation assistance
  • Expert consultation
  • Questions answered
  • Offer negotiation