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Child Protection Service Manager

  • Salary: Up to £50 per hour
  • Location: Luton, Bedfordshire
  • Date posted: 07-11-2019
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00006914_1573143667

Luton County Council is looking for a Child Protection Service Manager to join their team. This Social Work role is Locum.

The ideal Service Manager will have extensive knowledge and experience in a Management role linked with Safeguarding and Child Protection. To be successful in this role it is crucial that you can organise and manage a strong cohort of Team Managers.

Benefits for you as the Child Protection Service Manager:

  • Competitive pay rate
  • Easily accessible via the M1
  • Great work life balance

Your responsibilities as the Child Protection Service Manager:

  • To achieve good outcomes for children and young people by delivering high quality front-line assessment, children protection and intervention services across the borough.
  • To take responsibility for leading the development of partnership work across the statutory and voluntary sector to ensure secure child protection services.
  • To take a strong lead in ensuring sound decision-making and care planning for children.
  • To contribute to the overall management of the Children and Learning Department through membership of the Service's management team.
  • Managing significant budgets diverse funding streams.

Requirements of you as the Child Protection Service Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Vast experience in a Management role
  • Have comprehensive knowledge and experience of Child protection and Safeguarding services including policy and strategy development

Location: Luton

Salary: up to £400.00 per day

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!