Department/Division: England North
Contract Type: Permanent Part Time
(15 hours per week, Mon & Tue 9-5pm)
Closing Date: 28 May 2020
How does Action for Children work?
Action for Children does what's right, does what's needed and does what works for children in the UK. Every year, our team changes the lives of over 300,000 children, young people and families.
Our Fostering North service provides a variety of placements including therapeutic fostering placements for young people. We recruit foster carers to provide safe, stable and successful foster placements for the most vulnerable children from local authorities throughout the Fostering North (Middlesbrough) area.
As a Referrals Officer you will build strong relationships with Local Authority Commissioners and social work teams by being dependable, responsive and supportive. You will work in partnership to advocate for best practice when making placements and represent Action for Children's values in your delivery. You will support our social workers and carers by providing clear and concise information and support the delivery of safe processes to ensure placements are made in line with contractual specifications.
How will you make a difference?
What will you need?
How we reward you
We have a first-rate employee benefit package including but not restricted to:
This is a current and live role and we shall be progressing as normal with our recruitment for this position. To comply with social distancing, we intend to interview remotely for the time being. Details will be discussed with applicants who progress to interview stage.
For more information on this opportunity please contact Lynsey on 07920 428 847 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and quote reference number 3689.
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