Fostering Team Manager

Posted 19 January 2024
Salary £43500 - £47500 per annum + benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

A small Independent Fostering Agency are looking for a Qualified Social Worker to be a Team Manager. This is a full time, permanent & Hybrid position. You will need to have Fostering experience ideally with Senior or Management experience with Independent Fostering Agencies or Charities.

Please do not apply for this job if you require sponsorship to work in the UK. This position is only available for those who have right to work in the UK and Social Work degree

What is on offer for you as the Team Manager:

  • A team with a family feel
  • 30 days of annual leave pro rata
  • Mileage paid
  • A car allowance of £1,500 pro rata
  • Pension Scheme
  • An excellent work life balance

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Team Manager:

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

Requirements for you as the Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Management/Senior experience
  • Experience of working within a Fostering Service in an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity
  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Nottingham

Salary Scale: £42,000 - £46,000 d.o.e + Car Allowance + benefits dependent on experience

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny - 07587 031 098 (

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!

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  • One central point of contact
  • Interview preparation assistance
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