Qualifications for different roles

A.James made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Children and Family Court Advisory Support Service

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Roedd y cais yn rhannol lwyddiannus.

Dear Children and Family Court Advisory Support Service,

Please can you provide information in respect of the following CAFCASS roles:

- Family Court Advisors in Private Law
- 16.4 Guardian in Private Law cases
- Children's Guardian in Public Law Cases
- Reporting Officers, Children's Guardians and Children and Family Reporters in Adoption Cases

For each of the above categories and roles within the categories please can you provide the following:

- Minimum recruitment criteria used by CAFCASS to recruit new employees
- A copy of the induction materials used to introduce them to their new roles at CAFCASS
- A copy of the minimum training requirements before they are permitted to start performing their role with the relevant children

Please can you also outline whether CAFCASS personnel routinely switch between the different roles or if they are assigned to one area of CAFCASS's work?

Yours faithfully,

A.James

Governance - Cafcass, Children and Family Court Advisory Support Service

1 Atodiad

Dear A.James,

 

Thank you for your email.

 

Please accept this as a formal acknowledgement of your Freedom of
Information request which was received on 7 September 2017. Your reference
number is CAF 17-127.

 

We aim to respond to you promptly, and at the latest 20 working days from
receipt of your request. You will therefore receive a response on or
before 4 October 2017.

 

Kind regards,

 

Governance Team | Cafcass

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Governance - Cafcass, Children and Family Court Advisory Support Service

2 Atodiad

Dear A James,

 

Thank you for your email. Please find attached our response to your
Freedom of Information request.

 

Kind regards,

 

Governance Team | Cafcass

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