Bromley - Senior Practitioner - Permanent, full time
About Coram, Ambitious for Adoption Regional Adoption Agency (RAA):
Coram, which is the oldest children?s charity, is a group of specialist organisations addressing the care, welfare, education and rights of children and operates from its distinctive 3.5 acre headquarters in the heart of London which provides the hub for clinical as well as professional and distributed services for adoption. Coram strives to be a credible, respectful, professional, dynamic and committed organisation where these values infuse all that we do to promote resilience for children.
Ambitious for Adoption is a regional adoption agency that provides the adoption services for 8 local authorities. It is commissioned and delivered from Coram, a registered voluntary adoption agency which is judged Outstanding in all categories by Ofsted. The agency stands at the forefront of development in the adoption sector in early placement, collective matching, and permanence practice.
About the Role
The successful candidate will deliver Adoption Support Services for the London Borough of Bromley they will complete assessments of adoption support needs, holding a caseload of adopted children/adults and their families, commissioning therapeutic work through the Adoption Support Fund, supporting contact arrangements and supporting adopted adults and their relatives.
You will need to be a registered social worker with Social Work England, with experience in working in adoption.
For more information about the main duties and responsibilities of this role please refer to the job description and person specification.
To apply for this role, please click on the 'apply now' button below to complete the application.
To arrange an informal discussion ? please contact Sue Lowndes Managing Director Adoption & Permanent Family Services, Coram
Ambitious for Adoption RAA -
Closing date: 9am, Wednesday 11th November 2020
Interview date: TBC
Coram is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to the safeguarding of children and will require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Registered Charity No. 312278.