Independent Reviewing Officer

Posted 23 March 2023
Salary £40500 - £43500 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work Fostering
Contact NameDavid Walsh

Job description

A south Wales Local authority are looking for an Independent Reviewing Officer.

You will be joining a well-established and dynamic team to continue the good work in the Independent Reviewing Service. You will have at least 6 months recent experience of being an Independent Reviewing Officer. You should also be able to demonstrate skills in chairing and reviewing care plans.

What is offered to you as an Independent Reviewing Officer:

  • A generous annual leave entitlement
  • Their working culture is flexible, with a flexi scheme allowing you to work to a schedule that suits you
  • Hybrid working - supporting you to flexibly deliver your role whether on visits, from an office or your home
  • a market supplement reviewed on a 12 monthly basis.

Your responsibilities as an Independent Reviewing Officer:

  • The main duties will be to ensure you are focussed on needs of children and ensuring they are addressed, minimising drift and checking the consistency of care planning and decision-making.
  • Good communication and organisational skills are vital for this role

Requirements of you as an Independent Reviewing Officer:

  • Have a relevant professional qualification in Social Work.
  • Registration with the Care Council for Wales or equivalent

Location: Cardiff

Salary scale: £40,500 to £43,500 d.o.e + £5k market supplement payment reviewed 12 monthly

What do you get from working with me?

  • CV enhancement
  • Application form enhancement
  • Access to many jobs in the market
  • I am a dedicated consultant that will work endlessly to assure the whole process is a smooth running as possible
  • Interview preparation assistance
  • Expert consultation
  • Questions answered
  • Offer negotiation

If you would like more information then please email me at