Leaving Care Team Manager

Posted 08 February 2024
Salary Up to £60349 per annum + Benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameSarah Tomlin

Job description

A local authority is looking for a Qualified Social Worker to join their Leaving Care Team as a Team Manager. This is a full-time, permanent position paying up to £60,349, based around Swindon. Within this role there are lots of opportunities to build meaningful relationships with young people, their families, and other professionals.

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 have a Social Work degree.

Benefits for you as a Leaving Care Team Manager:

  • Hybrid working
  • Relocation allowance of up to £8,000 (eligibility criteria applies)
  • Free parking to their central campus
  • 28 days holiday per annum (increasing to 32 days after 5 years' service)
  • Statutory pension scheme
  • Excellent training development opportunities

Responsibilities for you as a Leaving Care Team Manager:

  • Ensure the team provides a high-quality service to Children
  • Taking professional responsibility to model good management
  • Contribute to the strategic development of Childrens Social Care
  • Provide line management and supervision to the Assistant Team Managers within the team

Requirements for you as a Leaving Care Team Manager:

  • Social Work Degree / Diploma in Social Work
  • Social Work England Registration
  • Significant evidence of Management experience
  • Post qualifying experience working with Leaving Care, Child Protection or Children in Need
  • Must hold a full UK driving licence
  • A working knowledge and understanding of relevant Social Work legislation and regulations

Location: Swindon

Salary scale: £60,349 + Benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Sarah Tomlin - 07425728375 or stomlin@charecruitment.com

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