Service Manager - Youth Justice

Posted 24 January 2023
Salary £64000 - £70000 per annum + Additional benefits
LocationEast London
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameTom McKenna

Job description

An East London based Local Authority are looking for a Service Manager for their Youth Justice Service. As the Service Manager, you will be central to providing exceptional and creative leadership for our Youth Justice Team and making a positive difference to children, young people and their families. This role is a full-time, permanent position.

The ideal Service Manager will be a social work qualified manager with extensive youth justice experience and knowledge. Whilst this is a busy team in a developing local authority, there is opportunities with great training and development programmes.

Benefits for you as the Service Manager:

  • Excellent Travel package
  • Relocation package
  • Pension Scheme
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Healthcare scheme
  • Additional benefits

Your responsibilities as the Service Manager:

  • Plan, organise and manage the team, providing effective operational management and support.
  • Support Head of Service to deliver on portfolio commitments and National Standards and expectations as well as inspection preparation
  • Oversee all recruitment, service development, quality assurance and individual casework undertaken by the team.

Requirements of you as the Service Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Experience of working within Youth Offending Team
  • Managerial experirence
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: East London

Salary: Up to £70,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 07587031100 for further details or and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this opportunity isn't 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!