Quality Assurance & Safeguarding Manager

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
10 Oct 2017
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Quality Assurance & Safeguarding Manager - Staffordshire

Negotiable Salary + terrific benefits

An Independent Fostering Agency require a Quality Assurance and Safeguarding Manager to join their flourishing fostering team.

To be a successful candidate, you will need to be fully committed to the role and organisation and be able to demonstrate a good understanding of Quality Assurance and Safeguarding procedures.

Are you:

* An experienced fostering manager?
* A driven individual?
* Passionate about Fostering?

Benefits:

* Negotiable Salary
* A car allowance of GBP3,000
* Mileage paid
* 25 days' annual leave
* A generous company pension
* Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Involved in pre-inspection planning
* Being a member of the Fostering panel
* Maintaining the requirements of the fostering Regulations and Standards
* Monitoring issues which have been highlighted and reviewed to ensure that the actions have been followed though and completed
* Promoting the welfare of children placed with foster carers

Requirements:

* A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
* Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
* Significant experience of working as a Qualified Social Worker within Fostering
* Significant experience of working
* Experience of working in Management within Fostering desirably with an NVQ Leadership and Management qualification
* An excellent knowledge and understanding of the current legislations and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care, Fostering and Adoption including the Children's Act 1989 and its application to Social Work practice
* Must hold a full UK Driving Licence and have access to a vehicle to travel to other areas.

Closing Date: End of September 2017

Want to apply?

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on (Apply online only) or via email for further details