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Placements Officer, Harrow

Amazing opportunity for an experienced Placements Officer for a lovely company based in Central Harrow.

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1.
MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB

The Placements Officer will respond to placement requests and identify placement and service solutions. In addition they will develop relationships with Local Authority Placement Teams, promote vacancies, undertake associated administration and contractual functions, to ensure the highest possible standard of appropriate placements for children and young people referred to Nexus Fostering.

2.

MAJOR OBJECTIVES

2.1
Receive referrals, make appropriate matching decisions and record relevant information concerning children and young people on to the company’s database.

2.2
In consultation with the Assistant Director ensure that each child or young person placed is carefully matched with a carer capable of meeting their needs.

2.3
Maintain a database of information relating to referrals, customers, children, young people and foster carers, including records of movements of children within the agency. Provide statistical information on referral and placement trends to inform service development.

2.4
Liaise with all stakeholders regarding the placement of children and young people, ensuring all relevant agreements are obtained and completed.

2.5
Obtain funding agreements and complete Local Authority Contracts, Pre-Placement and Individual Placement Agreements.

2.6
Liaise with Local Authority Customers to promote the services of Nexus Fostering.

2.7
Ensure that the protection of children and the promotion of their welfare is given absolute priority in all activities.

2.8
Develop administration systems pertaining to the post.

2.9
Attend and participate in internal and external meetings and forums.

2.10
To take responsibility for your own professional development – supervision, appraisal and training.

2.11
To actively participate in monthly supervision.

2.12
To take reasonable care for the health and safety of him/herself and of other persons who may be affected by their acts and omissions and co-operate with management to enable management to carry out their responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work etc Act. Employees have equal responsibility with the company for health and safety at work.

2.13
This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and you are expected to share this commitment.

2.14
To undertake any other duties that could reasonably fall within the scope of this post.

This job description sets out the major duties associated with the stated purpose of the post. It is assumed that the other duties of a similar level/nature undertaken within the section are not excluded simply because they are not itemised.
The duties of the post could vary from time to time as a result of new legislation, changes in technology or policy changes and in that case appropriate training may be given to enable the post holder to undertake this new/varied work.



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