Don't miss this opportunity to gain practical guidance from frontline professionals experienced in GIRFEC
policy and practice to enable you to meet fast approaching GIRFEC
Scottish Executive, Moving Forward in Kinship and Foster Care: Final report on the GIRFEC
in Kinship and Foster Care Strategy, September 2008, March 2009; only accessible on line at www.
a) Guidance to local authorities on the Assessment and Support for Kinship Carers of Looked After Children This has been published as part of the GIRFEC
agenda and is available at www.
The Children and Young People Scotland Act 2014, sets out the statutory legal duties in relation to GIRFEC
Agenda now covers an increasing range of child care law and practice issues and children's services provisions.
The job involves:Devising a Family Strategy in consultation with key SPS and SG Stakeholders in relation to GIRFEC
and the Children and Young Person Scotland Act 2014Reviewing the current SPS Family StrategyUndertaking research into the duties under the Children and Young Person~s (Scotland) Act 2014Collecting, analysing and interpreting data and statisticsCompiling and presenting information verbally, visually and in writingDeveloping a strategy within SG Guidance
team can be contacted for information, including their latest newsletter, at gettingitrightforeverychild@scotland.