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MAKING GOOD FOSTERING ASSESSMENTS

Theme

This two-day workshop will provide practitioners and particularly those who may be new to undertaking, quality assuring or considering fostering assessments  with an opportunity to develop knowledge, skills and practice in completing fostering assessments.  This workshop may also provide a refresher for those wanting to reflect and build on knowledge skills and best practice in the completion of fostering assessments.

Book a place on this course and our popular complimentary publication Undertaking a fostering assessment in England by Roger Chapman is available to take home from the workshop.

Who should attend?

Fostering social workers (particularly those new to fostering assessments), fostering team/registered managers and fostering panel members who may wish to understand the assessment process in more detail.

Learning outcomes

  • To explore best practice in the completion of the Prospective Foster Carer(s) Report (Form F)
  • To develop critical thinking and reflective practice in the completion of fostering assessments
  • To practice and develop an integration of critical assessment tools and techniques within fostering assessments and current best practice