Fostering Team Manager

Posted 02 September 2022
Salary £41000 - £43000 per annum + car allowance
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work Fostering
Contact NameCassie Ferguson

Job description

An Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Team Manager for their well-thought of Yorkshire team. This is a full-time and permanent position although there will be a degree of flexibility.

The ideal Social Worker/Manager will have Significant Fostering experience within a Senior Social Worker/Management position ideally within an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity. Local Authority experience is also welcome. This is a great chance to manage a developing team and a chance to become an integral part of an exciting future.

What is on offer for you as the Team Manager:

  • Car Allowance
  • Mileage paid at 0.40ppm
  • 27 days for annual leave + bank holidays (Rising up to 30 days)
  • An excellent Pension Scheme
  • Out of hours payments
  • Excellent Training & Development - CPD
  • Further benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Team Manager:

  • Managing, guiding and supporting a team of Supervising Social Worker
  • Contributing to Business Development
  • Quality Assurance
  • Contributing to Planning Carer Recruitment Strategies
  • Contributing Staff Recruitment Strategies
  • Contributing to Staff Training
  • Reporting to the Registered Manager

Requirements for you as the Senior Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Significant experience of working in Fostering
  • Significant experience as a manager
  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Leeds

Salary Scale: £41,000 - £43,000 + Car Allowance + benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Cassie Ferguson

If this role is not 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!