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Assistant Panel Manager

Job Title: Assistant Panel Manager



Location: Midlands/North West, Remote Working, with regional travel



Salary Range: Up to £40,000 per annum



Hours: Full Time, Monday to Friday




This is an exciting opportunity to work with By the Bridge with Cambian; an independent and leading fostering organisation with a unique therapeutic approach, providing high quality foster care for children of all ages and abilities.



The Role


We are seeking an Assistant Panel Manager to act as the organisations panel advisor to the Fostering Panel’s and support Agency Decision      Making process, quality assure reports presented to panels.  Provide communication and liaison between panels and the Senior Leadership / Quality assurance Team’s. To work in partnership with all fostering teams and if required to attend all Panels in the registered regions.






You will be a qualified social worker and an excellent communicator with the ability to build strong working relationships with all colleagues across the business and our local authority partners. You will be a team player with a dynamic and confident personality, who is self motivated and able to motivate others. In addition you will be highly organised with excellent IT skills, specifically Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Experience using Microsoft Dynamics CRM system would be advantageous however this is not essential. You will be familiar working in a fast paced environment with good levels of emotional resilience and the ability to remain calm under pressure.


The package



We offer a competitive salary dependent on experience, private healthcare, pension and a great working environment.


Please note the successful applicant must agree to an enhanced disclosure under the Disclosure and Barring Service procedures (DBS). Employment will be offered to the successful applicant subject to a satisfactory disclosure report.


By the Bridge with Cambian is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.


By the Bridge with Cambian is an Equal Opportunities Employer. 


Jobs at By the Bridge with Cambian

By the Bridge with Cambian is an innovative, dynamic, independent fostering organisation providing high quality foster care and services to children and their foster families. 


We continually strives to achieve excellence for our children and young people, foster parents and staff. And every member of staff makes a valuable contribution towards improving the lives of children. 


People are at the heart of everything that By the Bridge with Cambian is about.  It is vital for our children, that our foster parents and staff are inspired and motivated by working for us. 


We aim to create an environment where people feel valued and can grow, develop and achieve their goals.  We work to ensure that By the Bridge with Cambian is a fun place to be, where people are treated fairly and rewarded well for the work that they do.


By the Bridge with Cambian is an equal opportunities employer


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