Form F Assessor - Kent

Are you a Qualified and Experienced Social Worker looking for work as an Independent Assessor carrying out Form F Assessments in Kent.

As a well-established, family-run, not for profit, Independent Fostering Agency, we offer rewarding rates of pay and have a wonderful support network for all of our employees.

Ideal candidates will have:

  • A Social Work Qualification
  • HCPC registration
  • Experience of working with Looked After Children
  • Good understanding of Attachment Theory
  • Experience of undertaking relevant assessment work including Form F Assessments
  • Experience of professional report writing
  • Confidence in presenting to Fostering Panels
  • Driving licence, own transport and willingness to travel
  • Competitive fees on a per-assessment basis
  • Travelling expenses
  • Comprehensive Professional Support
  • Ongoing training opportunities
  • Caring, Supportive, Family-run, Not-For-Profit company ethos

Please apply by completing the attached application form and returning to Maria Baldy - HR Officer. You may also send an up-to-date CV if you have one. Please note: Anchor will only shortlist from the completed application form. mbaldy@anchorfostercare.co.uk

Anchor Foster Care is a not-for-profit, child-focused, family-centred independent fostering agency, established 18 years ago to provide safety, stability and hope to vulnerable children and teenagers.

Anchor Foster Care Services is committed to safeguarding and protecting children, young people and vulnerable adults, and the promotion of equal opportunities and valuing diversity. This is in accordance with Working Together to Safeguard Children 2018. Anchor places high importance on safer recruitment procedures by applying rigorous selection processes, for example checking the identity of applicants, receiving satisfactory references, checking Professional Registration and successful completion of an enhanced check through the Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) and if appropriate checking criminal records if the applicant has lived overseas.

Please Note. In order to meet the requirements of Section 23 (1) of the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006, Anchor Foster Care requires that all applicants have the right to work in the UK.

Declaration subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 - Applicants will be required to complete a Self-Disclosure Form if invited for an interview. This will be returned by the applicant in a sealed envelope on the day of the interview and will be explored during the interview.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Interview date and venue TBC