Service Manager Duty & Assessment

Posted 25 August 2023
Salary £53609 - £65492 per annum + benefits
LocationEast Midlands
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work
ReferenceJ8400_1692983120
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

A Local Authority is looking for a Service Manager for their Duty & Assessment service in Northamptonshire. This is a full-time, and permanent position with some hybrid working.

The ideal Manager will have Significant Duty & Assessment/Safeguarding experience ideally within the statutory sector. This is a great chance to become an integral part of an exciting future as they aspiring to be "Outstanding" rated by Ofsted.


Benefits for you as the Service Manager:

  • Training & Development opportunities
  • 27 days of annual leave + public holidays (rising with service)
  • Ability to purchase extra annual leave
  • Government pension scheme
  • Relocation package up to £8,000 (optional)
  • Various discounts
  • Additional benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Service Manager:

  • Staff Management
  • Staff Training
  • Strategic Development
  • Working with the Signs of Safety approach
  • Reporting to the Head of Service

Requirements for you as the Service Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Significant Management experience
  • Significant experience within Duty & Assessment/Safeguarding/First Response
  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care

Location: Northamptonshire

Salary Scale: £53,609 - £65,492 + benefits

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