Social worker Team Manager

Posted 05 May 2023
Salary £42000 - £46550 per annum + benefits
LocationNorth Tyneside
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameJames Doherty

Job description

A well-thought of therapeutic Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Team Manager for their well-thought of North East service. This is a rare part-time (3 days) and permanent position.

The ideal Social Worker/Manager will have Significant Fostering experience within a Senior Social Worker/Management position ideally within an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity. Local Authority experience is welcome.

What is on offer for you as the Team Manager:

  • Car Allowance (pro rata) + mileage
  • 25 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays (pro rota)
  • Opportunities to integrate with our clinical, education and residential services.​
  • Enhanced Maternity leave package for mothers who have been with us for over 1 year.
  • Pension Scheme
  • Perk Box
  • Simply Health - Medical Cash Back Plan
  • Free Parking on Site
  • Blue Light Card eligibility
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Excellent Training & Development - CPD
  • Further benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Team Manager:

  • Managing, guiding and Supporting a team (8 staff members)
  • Contributing to Business Development
  • Quality Assurance
  • Contributing to Planning Carer Recruitment Strategies
  • Contributing Staff Recruitment Strategies
  • Contributing to Staff Training
  • Reporting to the Registered Manager

Requirements for you as the Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Experience of working in Fostering
  • Experience as a Senior Social Worker/Manager

An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: North Tyneside

Salary: Up to just over £46,550 + Car Allowance + benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact James Doherty

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!

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  • One central point of contact
  • Interview preparation assistance
  • Expert consultation
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