Social Worker and Manager

Posted 28 October 2023
Salary Negotiable
LocationWest Midlands
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameSamantha Cunningham

Job description

I work with Social Workers and Social Work Managers across the whole of the UK to find their next Permanent & Locum opportunities.

There are plenty of opportunities available! Give me a call to tell me what it is you are looking for and I can put you in touch with the right consultant who will have the most suitable opportunities.

As a Social Worker/Manager, you will ideally have knowledge or experience in the following teams:


  • Child Protection
  • Safeguarding
  • Fostering
  • Adoption
  • Children in Care
  • Children in Need
  • Referral & Assessment/Duty
  • Looked after Children
  • UASC
  • Leaving Care
  • MASH
  • Children with Disabilities


  • Mental Health
  • Community
  • Hospital
  • AMPH
  • BIA
  • DOLS
  • Safeguarding
  • Locality

Different types of organisations are always looking, including:

  • Local Authorities
  • Independent Fostering Agencies
  • Adoption Agencies
  • Hospitals
  • Children's Trusts
  • Charities

Multiple levels of positions are available, including:

  • Social Worker
  • Senior Social Worker/Senior Practitioner
  • Principal Social Worker/Advanced Practitioner/Deputy Manager/Lead Social Worker
  • Consultant Social Worker
  • Team Manager/Practice Manager
  • Quality Assurance Manager
  • Operations Manager/Regional Manager
  • Service Manager/Registered Manager
  • Head of Service/Director

These positions could vary from full-time to part-time and home-based to office-based but there are many great opportunities to develop your career within Social Work. Alternatively, if these are not for you, get in touch and I will aim to find the ideal opportunity for you!

Requirements of the Social Worker/Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Post Qualification experience in Social Work (ASYE if applicable)
  • Working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care

Location: West Midlands

Salaries/Pay Rate: Dependent on experience.

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Samantha Cunningham 07825213518

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!

What do you get from working with me?

  • CV enhancement
  • Application form enhancement
  • Access to many jobs in the market
  • One central point of contact
  • Interview preparation assistance
  • Expert consultation
  • Questions answered
  • Offer negotiation