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Service Manager- Fostering & Permanency Service

  • Salary: £54000 - £62000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: London
  • Date posted: 07-11-2019
  • Sector: Fostering, Executive, Management, Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00006915_1573146900

A developing Local Authority is looking for a Service Manager to join their Fostering team in North London. As a Service Manager, you be managing and developing the Fostering & Permanence service, training and managing staff and ensuring the fostering team is performing to a high standard.

This Service Manager position is a full-time, and permanent position. You will need to have Fostering experience along with the current knowledge of the Current Legislation, policies and procedures. You will need to be committed and have the drive to match the ambitions to the Local Authority.

Benefits for you as the Service Manager:

  • Generous Annual leave
  • Excellent Travel package
  • Flexible Working
  • Pension Scheme
  • Progression Opportunists
  • Healthcare
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Service Manager:

  • Manage, lead and develop the safeguarding service
  • Effective management of fostering services
  • Identify staff learning and development needs
  • Manage and develop and continuously review services

Requirements of you as the Service Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Significant experience of working within Safeguarding
  • Experience and knowledge of working within children in need and looked after children
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: North London

Salary: up to £62,000

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

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