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Independent Social Worker (East Midlands)

Location:   Leicestershire Salary:   £1800 per assessment plus travel expenses Closing Date:   23/12/2019

Coram Adoption (East Midlands Branch, based in Shepshed, Leicestershire) is seeking highly skilled Independent Social Workers with valid HCPC registration to undertake assessments of adoption applicants and complete prospective adopter reports through to presentation at panel.

This is an opportunity to work in an Outstanding Voluntary Adoption Agency where you will be well supported.

We recruit adopters within one hour travelling time of our office base and have opportunities available throughout our area. You will need to have experience of completing PARs and have a good knowledge of Adoption regulations, Child Care Law and Safeguarding procedures.

You will work under the supervision of our Branch Manager/Deputy Manager and you will need to be able to work flexibly to ensure that timescales for assessment are adhered to.

At least 2 satisfactory references and up to date DBS will be required.

For further information please contact Anne Rooney/Julie Hall, Deputy Managers on 01509 600 306. Please note this is a rolling recruitment, so please make your application now and we will arrange interviews with prospective candidates as soon as possible.

To apply for this role, please click on the apply button to complete the application.

For more information about the main duties and responsibilities of this role please refer to the job description and person specification.

Closing date: 9am, Tuesday 30th April 2019

Interview Date: TBC

Coram is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to the safeguarding of children and will require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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