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Practice Manager, Fostering and Adoption

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  • Job reference: 310817HTJC1
    Preston
    £32 per hour
    Contract
    Team Manager

    Description

    Practice Manager, Fostering and Adoption

    Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated practice manager to work full time within a fostering and adoption team based in Preston. 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 practice manager job is £32 per hour (LTD Company Equivalent) and is an initial 3 month contract.

    The service recruits, trains and assesses a diverse range of prospective foster and adoption carers, carefully matching and placing children with approved carers who can meet their individual needs.

    Practice Manager duties include:
    - Supervising both formal and informal team members
    - Managing the allocation of work to appropriate staff
    - Delegating tasks to staff including senior practitioners as part of the duty function
    - Working closely with child care social work teams to establish the placement needs of children

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

    Contact:
    This practice manager job is advertised by Jordan Castaldo; 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.