Coram is a highly regarded voluntary adoption agency which gained two outstanding’ grades for its adoption branches in London and the East Midlands.
Coram is registered as a Fostering Service in order to offer early permanence placements for children aged 0 2 years and was also rated outstanding’ for this service.
The adoption support service is based on our campus in Bloomsbury, London.
our joint commitment is to provide a child-centered service which supports adopters to develop their strengths in order to provide a loving and secure family experience for the vulnerable children referred for adoption.
Adoption Support for families who have adopted through Coram is regarded as an essential aspect of our adoption provision and a large number of families are currently receiving a post adoption service.
The high reputation of the service means that prospective adopters apply to Coram to be approved confident of the support that they will receive.
life story work; external referrals to CAHMS or other services; support in relation to contact and in negotiating with schools and with education authorities.
The primary responsibilities for the successful candidate will include :
You will need to be a qualified Social Worker who is registered with the HCPC and have substantial experience in childcare including permanence planning and adoption.
For more information about the main duties and responsibilities of this role please refer to the job description and person specification.
Coram is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to the safeguarding of children and will require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
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