Your new organisation
An adoption agency specialising in intercountry adoption. Having expanded their service areas recently and with likely further expansion, they are looking to take on additional free-lance adoption assessors in the Berkshire, Oxfordshire, and Surrey areas.
Your new role
You will receive assignments in both domestic and intercountry adoption work, involving assessing applicants applying to adopt children from overseas countries. You will be completing Perspective Adopters Reports (PAR) and working to deadlines, whilst being flexible in meeting the needs of the applicants and the agency. You should be willing to travel for assignments, with a particular ability to meet with applicants across either Berkshire, Oxfordshire, or Surrey.
What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful in this role, you must be HCPC registered and have:
- Extensive and recent experience in adoption social work
- Substantial experience completing PAR assessments
- A high standard of report writing
- Willingness to travel across London
- Self-Motivation and ability to work to deadlines
What you'll get in return
This role will be paid per assessment. The remuneration is as follows:
£2,460 per assessment (Stage 1 review & Stage 2)
£2,300 (Stage 2 only)
Travel expenses paid at 45p per mile; travel time paid at £16.50/h for car journeys over 50 miles
Introductory training on intercountry adoption work and ongoing advice and support will be provided.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Jessica Zhang on the details provided.
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