Wokingham Borough Council Independent Fostering Panel Chair
Wokingham Borough Council’s Fostering Service is looking for a committed, innovative, and enthusiastic professional to join our central list in the role of independent Panel Chair. Fostering Panels play a vital role in overseeing the approval of prospective foster carers and our aim is to provide high quality foster care and achieve the best possible outcomes for our children.
Location: Wokingham, Berkshire
Payment: to be discussed at interview stage
Hours of Work: On average, monthly Panel meetings, but there are times when extra panels are required
Job description and person specification: attached
To apply: Application Form & CV
Closing date: by 23:00 on Thursday, 13th October 2022
Interview date: TBC
For an informal discussion, please contact:
Jasmine Grimshaw, Service Manager Corporate Parenting & Children’s Services
on 07766424061; email: Jasmine.Grimshaw@Wokingham.gov.uk
Eszter Kovacs, Panel Adviser
on 07584207212; email Eszter.Kovacs@Wokingham.gov.uk
Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates for this role will be subject to Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.Wokingham is an equal opportunities employer.