Team Manager

Posted 09 November 2023
Salary Up to £44.50 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameJordan Peat

Job description

London Borough of Lambeth are looking for an experienced Peripatetic Manager to join their Children Services.

This is a Locum Social Work role.

You will be managing the day to day operational business of the team and a team of social workers responsible for safeguarding and promoting the best interests of children in accordance with the statutory framework.

Benefits for you as a Team Manager:

  • Competitive Pay Rate: Up to £44.50p/h
  • Hybrid working arrangements
  • Non-Caseholding Role

Your responsibilities as a Team Manager:

  • Manage a team of up to 6 Social Workers
  • Provide the 121 supervisions of staff
  • Be responsible for a manageable caseload, working with a dedicated team to improve the lives of the children requiring specialist services.
  • Managing the KPIs for children looked after and providing a high-quality service.
  • Ensuring that children's care and development needs are met within placements by undertaking necessary placement management, planning and intervention.

Requirements of you as a Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of working in Frontline Teams and experience as a Team Manager
  • Driving License is Preferred

Location: Lambeth, London

Umbrella pay rate: Up to £44.50p/h

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jordan Peat 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!