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Locum Team Manager - Children''s POD Team

  • Salary: £41 per hour
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Date posted: 13-10-2017
  • Sector: Management, Local Authority, Social Care, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00002899_1507898802

Locum Team Manager - Children's POD Team - Gloucestershire - £41 per hour

Gloucestershire County Council are looking for a Locum Team Manager to lead and manage a team of social workers in one of their pods. Gloucester Pods are a long-term children and families safeguarding teams holding Children in Need, Child Protection, pre/ care proceedings and Children in Care until permanence is achieved.


  • HCPC registration
  • Clear enhanced DBS
  • Social Work qualification and a minimum of two years post qualifying experience

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Lead and provide support, supervision and performance management
  • Quality assure the work of the team
  • Engage service users in the design and development of the service
  • Demonstrate clear decision making and problem solving to ensure effective risk management and positive outcomes for Children and Families.

This is a great opportunity for a Children's Team Manager, experienced in supporting and up-skilling, to join a committed and dedicated team. The manager must be emotionally resilient, organised and able to meet tight deadlines.

Why choose Charles Hunter Associates?

  • Your own consultant with specialist sector knowledge and experience
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Prompt and reliable weekly payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to the widest range of Social Work jobs across 180 Local Authorities and Private Organisations throughout the UK

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Cassie Hoskings 0118 948 555