Quality Assurance (QA) Home Visitor

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Closing date:

25 May 2018

Interview date:

06 June 2018

Salary: £21,000 -£24,000 pro rata, dependent on experience + company car OR car allowance + benefits


Location: Covering the Midlands and parts of the South of England.

Contract: Permanent


Hours: 35 hours worked flexibly



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


Due to growth, an opportunity has arisen to join our established team as a QA Home Visitor, to make regular visits to foster parents in their homes to ensure that facilities, resources, living conditions and safety meet the required standards. 


Much of your time will be spent travelling to foster parent’s homes across the Midlands and the South of England and the choice of a company car or a car allowance is also provided for this role.  A full driving license is a prerequisite for this role.  This is a full time role working 35 hours per week, which can be worked flexibly to ensure that the required numbers of home visits are completed.  Occasional travel to our Central Services office in Kent will also be required.             





You will have knowledge and experience of fostering with an acute eye for detail and well developed observational, audit and analysis skills.  Your ability to engage and build relationships quickly with foster parents will be essential to this role.  You will be required to complete the visits and reports within set timescales, therefore excellent organisation and time management skills are a must and the ability to work to deadlines.


You will be personable, confident and possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.  In addition, IT skills and familiarity with all Microsoft packages are required.  Knowledge of CRM Microsoft Dynamics would be advantageous.



The Package


We offer a salary of £21,000 - £24,000 per annum dependent upon experience plus an annual discretionary bonus, private healthcare, pension, life insurance 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 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 is an Equal Opportunities Employer.



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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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