Fostering Independent Reviewing Officer (IRO)

Organisation: 
London Borough of Sutton
Salary: 
£37,851 - £45,213 per annum
Hours per week: 
36
Location: 
Sutton Civic Offices, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, Surrey
Interview date: 
22 May 2017
Job reference: 
LBS4688

Fostering Independent Reviewing Officer

Would you like to come and join a children’s services department that is strong, robust, and with high standards? The London Borough of Sutton is looking for a motivated, enthusiastic Fostering Independent Reviewing Officer to join the dynamic and pro-active Quality Assurance Service. The service provides effective challenge actively contributing to ensuring that children and young people in Sutton are safe.

You will have opportunities to be part of a department which has good morale and supportive management systems in place. As a Fostering Independent Reviewing Officer you will be involved in delivering training and service development.  You will also be the Independent Reviewing Officer on a small caseload of looked after children. 

You will need to be a qualified social worker with management experience. You will have excellent organisational skills alongside the capacity to meet targets to ensure best outcomes for children.

The Quality Assurance Unit is co-located with the social work teams in refurbished offices in the centre of Sutton with excellent transport links and free parking. 

We would love to hear from you if you feel you would like to be part of our service.

For further information about Sutton please contact Jo Mitchell on 07701 294150.

To apply for this role please click here

Closing date for applications - Friday 19th May 2017 at 12:00 noon

Interviews will take place the week commencing 22nd May 2017

 

Name: 
Jack Richards
Email: 
jack.richards@sutton.gov.uk
Telephone Number: 
020 8770 4372