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Panel administrators: their role and responsibilities for fostering and permanency panels

Price

£130.00

THEME

The role of the panel administrator is a multidimensional one. Effective adoption and fostering panels are crucial to the delivery of a good adoption and fostering service, and the provision of services for looked after children. 

The efficient administration of panels, including the provision of clear and accurate minutes, is a skilled and complex task that is essential to the smooth and effective operation of panels.

This workshop will enable adoption and fostering panel administrators to examine related legislation and share best practice though group discussion and practice application.

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Effective fostering panels

Effective fostering panels

Sarah Borthwick and Jenifer Lord

What are the roles and responsibilities of fostering panel members? What regulations and standards determine the functioning of a fostering panel? How can panels implement best practice to improve their work and make better placements? Effective fostering panels answers these and many other questions.

    

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Effective adoption panels

Jenifer Lord, Deborah Cullen

What are the roles and responsibilities of adoption panel members? What laws and regulations determine the functioning of an adoption panel? How can panels improve their work to make better placements? Effective adoption panels answers these and many other questions. It is the only guide designed to help panels make sound and effective recommendations.

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Administrators of adoption and fostering panels.

25 places available.    

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • To consider the regulations and the national standards in relation to the work of adoption and fostering panels
     
  • To give administrators and minute takers a full understanding of the role of the panel and their part in it
     
  • To consider the work involved in the whole panel process including preparation and follow-up action
     
  • To appreciate the skills and knowledge needed in taking clear, accurate and helpful minutes

FACILITATORS

Roana Roach and Chris Atkins* - CoramBAAF Trainer Consultants

Facilitators subject to change

TIME

Registration 9.30 am – 9.55 am*

Start  10.00 am*

Close  4.15 pm*

Refreshments/lunch provided 

FEES

Full or associate CoramBAAF member £105.00 + £21.00 VAT - Total £126.00

Individual CoramBAAF member £85.00 + £17.00 VAT - Total £102.00

Non-member £130.00 + £26.00 VAT - Total £156.00

Adopters/Fosters carers £85.00 + £17.00 VAT - Total £102.00

Student discount for all fees - 20%

CONTACT

Telephone 020 7520 2041/43

Email workshops@corambaaf.org.uk

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