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Assistant Team Manager, Adoption Team

Job reference: HQ00082412
Up to £37.00 per hour
Team Manager


This vacancy has now expired.

Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated assistant team manager to work within an adoption team based in Sutton. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of social work practice in children's services and be registered with the HCPC.

The pay rate for this locum assistant team manager job is £37 (LTD Company Equivalent) per hour and is an initial 3-month contract.

Assistant team manager duties include:
- To supervise complex assessments and care planning for children and develop and monitor care plans
- To ensure that assessments, plans and reviews are undertaken for all children, and carers as relevant, in the supervision area, within timescales
- To ensure that good quality reports are prepared and presented in a timely fashion
- To supervise assessments of likely and actual harm to children, and take appropriate action to ensure their safety
- To ensure that children and their families/carers are seen and consulted on all aspects of the assessment and planning process
- To undertake casework where in exceptional circumstances this is required by the Team Manager
- To ensure that all work with children and their families is carried out in accordance with statutory regulation and guidance

Requirements of the assistant team manager:
- Degree or equivalent in social work
- Current HCPC registration
- Significant senior level frontline experience within children's services

This assistant team manager job is advertised by Neil Clements; if you are interested in this position please click below to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

Reasonable Adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting us. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.