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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 Alternatively, you can apply through the website. Managers are looking to interview shortly, so please do not hesitate to give me a call!