Location: Barnardo's Scotland Edinburgh Office & SE Scotland Locality
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: £33,591 - £43,305 per annum
Closing Date: 18 April 2022
Interview Date: TBC
Barnardo's Scotland Edinburgh Fostering team are looking for a Fostering Team Manager to join our service.
The successful applicant will undertake supervision and continuous professional development for an agreed number of staff, and conduct it in line with agency policy and SSSC Registration policies. They will ensure the fostering practice remains of a high standard by quality assuring assessments, file audits and and develop practice in line with the Promise.
As a member of the management team the successful applicant is expected to contribute towards the strategic planning and development of the service, including implementation of team plans and assessment of future resources.
The applicant must have
When completing your application please refer to your skills knowledge and experience in relation to the Person Specification, Job Description and Additional Information document (if applicable). This should be done with an understanding of the context of the service described.
Previous Applicants need not apply.
At Barnardo's we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Our safer recruitment processes mean that the safety and welfare of the child is paramount at every stage of the process and therefore, we adopt rigorous scrutiny in our pre-employment checking. This post is subject to a range of pre-employment checks including a Criminal Records Enhanced Disclosure for the successful candidate.
At Barnardo's we believe in children – no matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. Please read about our basis and values following the link below. You will be asked questions relating to them as part of the recruitment process for this role.
Barnardo's is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce for staff and volunteers. We actively encourage applications from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic and male candidates as they are under-represented within Barnardo's.
Full details and application documents here
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