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Practice Manager (Fostering) - Charity

  • Salary: £36000 - £43300 per annum + benefits
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Date posted: 13-05-2019
  • Sector: Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00005618_1557759897

A Children's Charity is looking for a Practice Manager to manage a team of 5 Social Workers in Lancashire. This role is an office-based and full-time position and the service covers Lancashire and Cumbria.

The ideal Social Worker will have Significant Fostering experience, and this is a great chance to have a great work life balance and manageable caseload with a well-thought of organisation.

What is on offer for you as the Practice Manager:

  • A driven team
  • An Annual review of your package
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Practice Manager:

  • Managing a team of 5 Social Workers
  • Supporting the Registered Manager
  • Budget Management
  • Contributing to Foster Carer Recruitment and Attrition Strategies
  • Contributing to Foster Carer & Staff Training

Requirements for you as the Practice Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Significant experience of being a Senior Fostering Social Worker or Manager
  • Experience of working within a Fostering service
  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Lancashire

Salary: Up to £43,300 D.O.E & benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny on 0118 948 5555 or for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities