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Independent Reviewing Officer (IRO)

Posted 3 April by Midlands Qualified Social Work Easy Apply Featured Ended
Dudley MBC are recruiting for an experienced IRO to chair annual reviews of Dudley's Foster Carers.

Do you meet the following?

• Experience of being an IRO, fostering or family placement services
• Experience of chairing meetings, at times under difficult circumstances.
• Have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to make sound, robust recommendations based on the information available, ensuring effective relationships with other professionals at all times.
• Have the ability to support the monitoring, development and maintenance of local quality assurance systems.
• Have the ability to contribute to the continuous improvement in standards of practice in relation to fostering within a Performance Improvement Strategy.


• A recognised Social Work Qualification (Degree/Dip'sSW/CQSW).
• A valid HCPC registration
• An understanding and working knowledge of the current legislation relevant to Children’s Social Care and Fostering Service
Reed benefits:
• Dedicated expert consultant
• Online timesheets & pay management
• 3 payment methods available: Umbrella, PAYE & Ltd Co
• Automatic invoicing (Umbrella & Ltd Co)
• Regular progress reports and face-to-face service reviews
• Office hours 8am-6pm to provide support/advice
• Substantial Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Fund to put towards training or other development
• Reed Rewards, Reed Discount Club, Holiday pay, Statutory benefits & pension (PAYE only)
• Referral/recommendation bonus paid at up to £200

If you are interested in this role please call (0121 2372642), or e-mail ( - alternatively please recommend your friends or colleagues and receive £250 if we can find them work!

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