Children in Care Team Manager

Posted 16 March 2023
Salary Up to £47.00 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Local Authority in Medway is looking for a Team Manager to join their Looked After Children Team. This is a Locum Social Work role offering £47.00 per hour.

The ideal Team Manager will have extensive experience of working in a CLA and Care Leavers environment at Management level and will be able to start as soon as possible. The key to success in this role is to be able to lead a team confidently from the beginning of the contract.

Benefits for you as a Children in Care Team Manager:

  • Competitive pay rate of up to £47.00 per hour
  • Opportunity to be the permanency leading specialist
  • Hybrid working scheme
  • Easily accessible via car or public transport
  • An opportunity to further enhance your CV and skillset

Your responsibilities as a Children in Care Team Manager:

  • Attend meetings and Panels
  • Managing performance and authorising assessments within your team
  • To ensure a high level of practice is carried through the team consistently
  • Work cohesively with connected teams and services to ensure best results

Requirements of you as a Children in Care Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Looked After Children work

Location: Medway, Kent

Umbrella pay rate: £47.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

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

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