Agency Decision Maker (ADM)

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P7686
  • Date Posted: 16 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Five Rivers
  • Location: Romford, Essex
  • Salary: £39,000 to £42,750
  • Bonus/Benefits: pro rata + Benefits
  • Sector: Social Care, Executive and Management
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

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The Five Rivers Fostering Service has an opportunity for an Agency Decision Maker (ADM) to join our fostering service.

Our plans are to improve the quality of the service it provides to foster carers, children and young people and in order to achieve this, we have an opportunity for two Agency Decision Makers (ADM) to support its Fostering Panels.

These are part time roles working 37 hours per month in a flexible way where working patterns and hours will be largely self-managed, while being responsive to the schedule and regulatory requirements of the assessment, approval and review of our Foster Carers.

The Agency Decision Maker (ADM) will work with designated Fostering Panels supporting our Registered Services across England, and will be managed by someone outside of these Registered Services.

​While this role must have a degree of independence it is expected that the post holders will develop close and positive working relationships with staff in the Registered Services for whom they undertake the Agency Decision Maker (ADM) role.


Essential Criteria

  • Extensive experience as a Fostering Service Registered Manager
  • Experience of undertaking an ADM role in either a statutory or independent sector setting
  • Working with a wide range of professionals and foster carers

Please note this position is 37 hours per month


Working at five Rivers you will also receive:

  • Holiday Allowance 
  • Perk Box (high street discounts)
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Employee Support Programmes
  • Simply Health Medical Cash Back plan


Five Rivers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and Young People, applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including employment references and DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Five Rivers is an Investor in People and Equal Opportunities employer.





APPLICATION PROCESS: Candidates will be required to complete an Application Form, which we will send out in a separate email. Please keep an eye out for our email.



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