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Our facilities and services are run by highly qualified professionals with years of experience of working with young people. We have a thorough comprehensive recruitment and selection process as well as a tailored, training and development programme. The process includes enhanced DBS disclosure, satisfactory references and successful completion of your initial training programme.

In return we offer competitive pay and benefits, the opportunity to grow and develop within the organisation and the satisfaction of knowing that you are helping young people to become the best that they can be.

JOB VACANCIES

Fostering and Adoption Team Manager (Panel/Post Adoption)
We are expanding our team with this new home-based part-time role - 4 days a week - with a salary of £30,400. Our service covers London and the South East.
 
Are you a highly skilled social worker, ready for an unusual and exciting opportunity to play a key role in the development of new services at Team Manager level? 
 
We’re looking for a new Team Manager to act as Panel Advisor and lead our post adoption services. This is an unusual and exciting opportunity to play a key role in the development of new services at Team Manager level, as part of our fostering and adoption management team. 
 
If you’re looking for a rewarding role supporting children, adults and families through fostering and adoption - we’d love to hear from you. 
 
Independent social workers (home-based) - covering London and the South East

Are you a highly skilled Independent Social Worker, with valid SWE registration, able to undertake PAR and/or Form F Assessments? Our service covers London and the South East (from Southampton through to Kent) and we are currently recruiting within these areas. Our ISWs work in collaboration with Diagrama assessing potential adopters and foster carers through to the point of presenting to our Independent Joint Adoption and Fostering Panel.

If you are looking for a rewarding role supporting children, adults and families through adoption and fostering - we would love you to join our team. Get in touch today.

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Development Worker - supporting adults with learning disabilities
Are you looking for a rewarding career helping adults with learning disabilities to unlock their full potential? Using the Montessori way of learning, could you help our service users acquire skills to enjoy a full life as part of their community?Do you believe the role of a support worker is more than just meeting basic needs? If so, you may be the exceptional individual we’re looking for. Get in touch with our team today to find out how you can transform the life of a vulnerable person.Potential earnings up to £23,400, dependent on experience and qualifications(includes sleep-in shifts). Full Time/Part time days, based in Orpington. 
Care Assistants – Edensor Care Centre, Clacton-on-Sea – £17,857 pro rata (Day shift and Night shift vacancies)

Edensor Care Centre is an award-winning residential home for adults – with a difference. Everyone is given the opportunity to live life to the full in our warm and caring home, no matter what their circumstances.

We look after people with a variety of needs, offering nursing, residential and dementia care and our professional team encourage all residents to retain their own independence as much as possible.

We currently have full-time vacancies working an average of 38.5 hours per week on a 12-hour shift pattern of 4 on, 4 off. We operate a 24/7 service so applicants must be willing to work both days and nights. We may consider applicants for part-time or casual hours, dependent on operational needs.

This role involves the care of both male and female residents. As such our workforce needs to be gender balanced and our recruitment decisions will reflect this. Our residents are predominantly female at present and we therefore positively welcome applications from suitable female candidates.

FOSTER CARERS

Home-based role, £400 pw expenses payment, plus paid respite cover

Short term, long-term and respite opportunities available.

Diagrama Fostering is urgently seeking new foster carers. There are around 70,000 children in care in the UK at the moment and we need to find new carers to help meet current demand for placements. For further information on our service and how to become a foster carer please visit our dedicated Diagrama Fostering website.

Panel members - adoption and fostering
Our well established joint fostering and adoption panel is seeking new panel members with experience in the foster care sector, either as a foster carer or a person who has been in foster care. We would also welcome applications from those with a background in either social care, health, youth services or education.
 
We particularly welcome applications from men and people with BAME backgrounds who are currently underrepresented. The Panel meet to discuss fostering and adoption applications and to hear reviews and changes of approvals. The panel sits once or twice a month on a Tuesday. The fee is £150 per half day and £250 per full day panel.  Regular training will be provided. 
 
Panels are currently held via zoom during the pandemic.  Prior to this, the panel sat at our office in Purley, Croydon. 
 
If you have experience as a fostering panel member or would like to make a difference to the lives of young people in care, please submit your CV to hr@diagrama.org. 
 
Shortlisting will take place on 18th December. Interviews are being held on 22nd and 25th January.
 
If you would like to discuss this opportunity further please contact Lauren Ingram, Team Manager on 07872 015162

Shortlisting will take place on 18th December. Interviews are being held on 22nd and 25th January.

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