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Assessment Services Manager

Job Title: Assessment Services Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
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Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per annum.
Contact Name: Paul Todd
Contact Email: hr@familyfutures.co.uk
Job Published: May 23, 2017 12:21

Job Description

Family Futures is an Adoption and Adoption Support agency awarded an outstanding rating by OFSTED at our last inspection in 2016. We have a reputation for innovation and offering a high quality service. Family Futures offers an integrated multi-disciplinary, assessment, treatment and family finding service for traumatised adopted and fostered children. We are looking to recruit an Assessment Services Manager who would be responsible for managing our assessment service. This would involve:

  • Liaising with commissioning agencies
  • Deploying appropriate therapeutic teams
  • Supervising and managing the assessment process for each family assessment
  • Ensuring that reports were completed on time, to a high standard and delivered on budget
  • Managing Family Futures’ research and retesting programme

We are looking for a clinical psychologist who has experience of working in a multi –disciplinary team with traumatised children placed for fostering or adoption. The applicant would need to have a proven track record of management experience.

This is a wonderful opportunity for someone who wants to be part of a team of professionals who are helping traumatised children and their families based on the most recent neuro-scientific research. We offer great benefits to our staff and an inquiring learning culture.

Family Futures is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. We are an equal opportunities employer. The organisation follows safe recruitment practices to protect children and adults at risk of harm, and will require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure.

For an application pack, please email Paul Todd, HR Assistant, on hr@familyfutures.co.uk or call 020 7354 4161.

Salary Scale: £50,000 - £55,000 per annum.

This is a full time post due to the requirements of the service

Closing date for applications is midnight Sunday 18th June with interviews taking place on Friday 21st July 2017