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Locum Deputy Team Manager - Fostering

  • Salary: negotiable
  • Location: Islington, London
  • Date posted: 25-10-2017
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00002965_1508949382

Islington Council is seeking an experienced locum Deputy Team Manager to join its Fostering Service supporting children and foster carers in the borough.

Achieving 'Good' in service delivery, and 'Outstanding' for leadership and management from Ofsted this year, you will play a pivotal role in their ongoing success.

What's On Offer

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Longevity in assignment
  • Excellent public transport links
  • Opportunity to manage an ambitious and robust team

Role & Responsibilities

  • Support the team manager in delivering the fostering service
  • Provide supervision, training and support to social workers
  • Ensure that the team works in effective partnerships with foster carers
  • Work collaboratively with other services to ensure children and their foster carers receive an effective range of quality services

What you need

  • HCPC Registration
  • Professional Social Work Qualification
  • Enhanced DBS
  • Previous experience in managing staff
  • Experience working in fostering services

If you wish to apply or would like a detailed Job Description, please contact Helen Rudd on 0118 948 5555 or Alternatively, you can apply through the website.