Regional Administrator - Independent Fostering Agency

Rawtenstall, Rossendale until November 2018, then relocation to Bury/Stockport area.
Starting salary £19,000 per annum, pro rata, plus PRP additional £1,000 at specified growth points.
02 Mar 2018
30 Mar 2018
Job Type
Contract Type

This post will provide administrative services to the Regional Manager of Fusion Fostering in the North West.  As part of the administrative hub based in Cannock, Staffordshire, you will be supported and supervised by the Admin Supervisor.

Permanent, part-time (20 hours)  Pattern of work to be agreed with line manager, with some scope for working from home.  

Key aspects of the role include:

  • Respecting confidentiality and ensuring all information is stored safely and securely.
  • Responding to all telephone or visitor enquiries respectfully and communicating effectively and appropriately.
  • Responding to and recording applications from prospective foster carers from initial telephone contact through to approval at Panel.
  • Ensure filing is completed and files are maintained appropriately, including archives
  • Taking minutes of meetings including team meetings and Fostering Panel, providing accurate typed records and disseminating records within agreed timescales.
  • Inputting data on electronic systems.
  • Liaison with the Finance department regarding payments and invoicing.
  • Responsibility for liaison with outside agencies and contactors to book venues, arrange catering and book training places etc

References and a criminal records check will be required for this post, due to the nature of our work.