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Adoption Service Manager

  • Salary: £37000 - £41500 per annum + terrific benefits
  • Location: Merseyside
  • Date posted: 17-05-2017
  • Sector: Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00001786_1495034006

Adoption Service Manager - Merseyside

A Salary of up to £41,430 + terrific benefits

This is a rare opportunity to become an integral part of a large well-established charity as the Adoption Service Manager.

The Service Manager will be managing a busy adoption service and will be need to be enthusiastic, committed and experienced. You will play a key role in the day to day operations by leading and developing the adoption services to ensure that the organisation continues to provide high quality services.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business development of the Adoption Service
  • Service quality, service effectiveness and risk assessment
  • Supporting and supervising the staff
  • Managing budgets monthly
  • Developing plans and actions
  • Acting as an advisor to the panel

In return you will receive:

  • A salary of up to £41,430
  • Generous annual leave excluding public holidays
  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Fantastic training and development opportunities
  • Fantastic career progression opportunities
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Additional benefits

To apply for this role, you will need:

  • To be a qualified social worker (DipSW/CQSW)
  • A management qualification or willingness to commence training to work towards a qualification
  • To have a valid HCPC registration
  • Significant experience of working in Children's Adoption Social Work
  • Experience of managing a budget
  • Significant experience in successfully managing a team
  • To have an extensive working knowledge and understanding of the current legislations and frameworks in regard to Children Social Work, Fostering and Adoption

Closing Date: 19th May 2017

Want to apply?

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on 0118 948 5555 or via email for further details