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Locum Team Manager - Looked After Children

  • Salary: £42 per hour + negotiable
  • Location: Tower Hamlets, London
  • Date posted: 26-09-2017
  • Sector: Local Authority
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00002785_1506436384

Charles Hunter Associates are currently seeking an experienced Team Manager to join Tower Hamlets' Looked After Children's Service on a rolling locum basis.

Job Role:

  • Lead and manage staff ensuring there is a clear focus on purpose and outcomes as corporate parents
  • Ensure the Team(s) achieve the required performance outcomes, including a strong focus on children and young people, to include ongoing identification of the needs of the client group
  • Achieve positive outcomes for children and young people, in partnership with families and professionals, ensuring that children and young people are safeguarded through effective decision making and practice
  • Ensure Social Work intervention in the lives of children & young people is of a consistently high standard and meets the needs of Tower Hamlets diverse communities

Why choose Charles Hunter Associates?

  • Your own dedicated specialist consultant
  • Access to the widest variety of social work jobs across 180 authorities and private organisations throughout the UK
  • Prompt and reliable payroll which runs weekly
  • Free access to our online social work training portal with CPD materials - worth £500 a year
  • Competitive hourly pay rate up to £42 per hour
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • £250 referral fee if you refer a friend or colleague looking for work

You must have:

  • HCPC registration
  • Clear, Enhanced DBS
  • Social Work Qualification
  • Demonstrable management experience

If you wish apply or would like a detailed Job Description, please contact Helen Rudd on 0118 948 5555 or hrudd@charecruitment.com. Alternatively, you can apply through the website. Managers are looking to interview shortly, so please do not hesitate to give me a call!