Fostering First Ireland: Self Employed Sessional Social Worker for Assessments

Fostering First Ireland

Self Employed Sessional Social Worker for Assessments Required

Self-employed Fostering Assessors wanted on an ‘as and when required’ basis across the Republic of Ireland, particularly in the South East area of the country, in particular Wexford and Waterford.

Fostering First Ireland (FFI) is a dynamic non-statutory foster care agency working in partnership with Tusla providing high quality and innovative family placements for children in care.

FFI are seeking to recruit assessors.

  • Experience in fostering and writing fostering assessment reports would be beneficial.
  • You must be accredited as a social worker by CORU having obtained the NQSW or an accredited qualification to work in the Republic of Ireland.
  • FFI offer a competitive fee per assessment and a mileage allowance. FFI also offer practical assistance and supervision during the assessment process.

For more information, please see the attached full job description.
To apply for this role, please complete the attached application form.
Application forms should be sent to along with your CV.
Closing Date for Applications is the 20th of August 2021.

For an informal discussion please contact Susan Clarke, Team Leader for Assessments at 0867900323 or Fiona Power, Assessment Coordinator on 0861805783.

If successfully shortlisted you will be invited to attend for interview at a convenient time and date.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
19th Jul, 2021
South East
Expiry Date
20th Aug, 2021