Kola – Fostering Manager
Kola Singh qualified in social work in 1991 and subsequently worked in Child Protection for several years with Liverpool Social Services where he remained for around 11 years. During his latter years with this Local Authority ( LA ) he transferred to the Fostering & Adoption team until he joined Barnardos Children’s Charity where he progressed his management career. For 30 years post qualifying, Kola has worked for LA’s several charity organisations, and Independent Fostering Agencies, all within a managerial role. His fostering experience spans across managing, the setting up off and registration with Oftsed. Furthermore, Kola’s breadth of professional knowledge and experience various across many disciplines consisting of Child Protection, Youth Justice, Mental Health, working with Older People, disabilities and of course Fostering.