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Team Manager - Fostering Team

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  • Job reference: HQ00092972
    Swindon
    Up to £41.00 per hour
    Contract
    Team Manager

    Description

    Are you interested in developing your Social Work career?

    Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Work Team Manager to work full-time within a Fostering Team based in Swindon. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of Social Work practice in Childrens Services and be registered with the HCPC.

    The pay rate for this locum Team Manager job is £41 per hour (LTD Company Equivalent) and this is a 3-month contract.

    Duties:
    - In this role you will be required to act as the Ofsted Registered Manager of the Fostering Service, and therefore will be responsible for developing and providing a high-quality fostering service.
    - Providing leadership, you will determine priorities, assess needs and safeguard children to promote
    positive outcomes in line with National Standards.
    - You will be supported by three Assistant Team Managers who each manage a small team of social workers divided into: recruitment and assessment, support & supervision of approved carers and permanence assessment team which includes private fostering assessment and support.

    Requirements of the Team Manager:
    - Degree or equivalent in Social Work.
    - Current HCPC registration.
    - Significant senior level frontline experience
    - 5+ years' post qualifying experience
    - 2+ years' experience in a similar role

    Contact:
    This Team Manager job is advertised by Amanda Brame; 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. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.