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Locum Team Manager - Parenting Assessment Centre

  • Salary: Up to £39 per hour
  • Location: Wandsworth, London
  • Date posted: 30-10-2018
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00004357_1540917796

The London Boroughs of Richmond & Wandsworth are currently looking for an experienced Locum Social Worker Team Manager for their Parenting Assessment Team on a Part Time basis.

Based within a Parenting Assessment Centre you would be heading up a dedicated team of Social Workers staffing the centre 24 hours a day. The centre provides residential and community-based assessment, intervention and support to younger children (pre birth to 11 years) and their families. They are looking for an experienced Manager confident in supervising staff of all experience, with strong assessment and court knowledge.

Based just a 5-minute walk from Clapham Junction it is easily commutable via over ground rail, as you would not need to be a car driver

What are the Social Work requirements?

  • 2 years post qualifying experience
  • HCPC registration

What sets you apart from the crowd?

  • Strong knowledge of assessment work such as Parenting Assessments, Court Assessments and Kinship Assessments.
  • Proven track record of supervising and managing a team of social workers
  • Previous experience within a Parenting Assessment Centre
  • Proven track record of being able to work to, and meeting, strict timescales in a calm and professional manner.

What do you get?

  • Part Time hours providing an excellent work life balance
  • Great work life balance with easy access to large shopping centres, sporting venues, and parks
  • Highly competitive pay rates based on the surrounding authorities paying £39 ph

Why Charles Hunter Associates?

  • Free Access to our CPD training, easily accessible online (worth £500) which contributes to HCPC
  • You will work with your own dedicated consultant whose main concern is your career, and consultants that have sector knowledge and experience
  • Referral Bonus Scheme of £250 if you refer a friend or colleague looking for work

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Brian Allbrighton 0118 948 5555.