Assessing Social Workers

Self Employed Sessional Social Worker for Assessments Required

Self-employed Fostering Assessors wanted on an ‘as and when required’ basis across the Republic of Ireland, particularly in the Dublin, Cork, Midlands and South East areas of the country.

Fostering First Ireland (FFI) is a dynamic non-statutory foster care agency working in partnership with Tusla providing high quality and innovative family placements for children in care.

FFI are seeking to recruit Fostering Assessors.

  • Experience in fostering and writing fostering assessment reports would be beneficial.
  • You must be accredited as a social worker by CORU having obtained the NQSW or an accredited qualification to work in the Republic of Ireland.
  • FFI offer a competitive fee per assessment and a mileage allowance.  FFI also offer practical assistance as well as individual and group supervision during the assessment process.
  • Opportunities for CPD through further training opportunities within the agency.

For more information, please see the attached full job description. 

To apply for this role, please complete the attached application form in full. 

Application forms should be sent to susan.clarke@ffi.ie along with your CV.

Closing Date for Applications is the 14th of February 2022.

For an informal discussion please contact Susan Clarke, Team Manager Assessments on 086 7900323.

If successfully shortlisted, you will be invited to attend for interview at a convenient time and date.

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