Team Manager

Posted 04 May 2023
Salary Up to £47.00 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameWill Rock

Job description

A Local Authority in Medway is looking for a Team Manager to join in their Children In Care Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have knowledge and experience working in a managerial environment. The key to success in this role is to be able to start a contract confidently without the need for supervision.

Benefits for you as a Children In Care Team Manager:

  • Brilliant pay rate of up to £47.00 per hour
  • Long term, slower paced role
  • Very localised caseload
  • Hybrid working
  • Parking available and easily accessible by public transport

Your responsibilities as a Children in Care Team Manager:

  • Devise systems and strategies to monitor and track permanency to progress care plans
  • Developing the knowledge and skills base within Medway
  • Create a learning environment that will enable social workers to improve practice.
  • Provide coaching, training, mentoring and support to social workers to enable staff to effectively plan for permanency for all children.

Requirements of you as a Children In Care Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Full UK driving license
  • Have competent knowledge of children's legislation

Location: South-East England, Medway

Umbrella pay rate: up to £47.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

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

If this role 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!