Position title
Swiis Foster Care - Fostering Placements Administrator - Bristol
Employment Type
Full-time
Job Location
4th Floor, Prince House, 43 - 51 Prince Street, Bristol, BS1 4PS
Date posted
17/04/2024
Base Salary
£24000 Per year
Working Hours
9:00am - 5:30pm Monday to Friday
Description

Swiis Foster Care is seeking an experienced and dedicated administrator to join the central fostering placements team in Bristol. Swiis are looking for an enthusiastic individual who can support the placements team officers who place children and young people looked after in suitable fostering households. The Placements Team Administrator must be able to demonstrate excellent IT skills, organisational skills and be a great communicator.

The post is permanent, full time (37.5 hours) and there is an attractive annual salary of £24,000 per annum plus private healthcare and company contributory pension. Standard working hours are 9:00am - 5:30pm Monday to Friday.

Requirements

  • Prior experience of undertaking general administrative tasks
  • Prior experience of working with external stakeholders.
  • Ability to produce high-quality work
  • Strong IT skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • A proven problem solver
  • Ability to work in the UK without visa restrictions

Desirable

  • Experience in family placement/fostering/children's services administration
  • Knowledge of legislation and other relevant legislation/initiatives pertaining to foster care

The health and wellbeing of our employees is important to us, so in addition to excellent renumeration you will receive further exceptional benefits including:

Benefits

  • Office and home based working options
  • Continual personal development opportunity
  • Private Dental and Healthcare Scheme after qualifying period
  • Birthday day off every year in addition to annual leave.
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Eye Care Vouchers
  • 24/7 online GP service
  • 24/7 Mental Health Support
  • 24/7 Bereavement Support Service
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Legal and Financial Support
  • Well, Being App including fitness and nutrition plans
  • Hybrid working options available.
  • Life Assurance x 3 your annual salary
  • Competitive Pension Scheme

About Swiis

Swiis Foster Care is a national leading Independent Fostering Agency with consistently Outstanding Ofsted inspections due in part to the high-quality service provided to our foster carers and children and young people in our care. Swiis Foster Care is a family-owned independent fostering provider which has been operating for over twenty years.

Swiis Foster Care is a continuously expanding company and offers significant development opportunity for the right candidate.

Apply now

If you believe that you have the appropriate experience and ambition to work for one of the finest Independent Foster Care Agencies in the UK and have the desire to really improve outcomes for children and young people looked after, then please submit an up-to-date CV detailing a full employment history.

Swiis is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to ensuring that our staff have excellent working conditions and genuine career opportunities. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all employees to share this commitment and undertake the appropriate checks which will include an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service Check.

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