Fostering Manager

  • Job Reference: 431559411-2
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Croydon, Surrey
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Management & Supervisors
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Fostering Manager ( Children's Home)

Your new company


Are you a dedicated Fostering Manager looking to join a family run organisation who share the same values and passion to make a difference to children and young people's lives. The Home is based near Croydon.

Your new role


The responsibilities of the role will be to provide support, guidance and supervision to a small team including a supervising social worker and independent Form F Assessors, whilst growing and developing the business to improve services to placing authorities and to meet the needs of future children and young people, and their families

What you'll need to succeed

  • Accountable for the 'Re-launching Stage' of development, and management of all aspects of the Fostering and Permanency and its Supporting Services, within the Company.
  • A Registered Manager is desired
  • Highly motivated
  • A qualified social worker
  • SWE registered
  • Strong 'hands on' experience within the fostering sector
  • Excellent knowledge of fostering legislation, policies and procedures
  • Exceptional staff management / supervisory experience * An excellent understanding of Ofsted requirements within the fostering sector
  • A car owner / driver


What you need to do now

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