Team Manager

Posted 19 September 2022
Salary £52000 - £58475 per annum + benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

A Local Authority is looking for a Team Manager (Adoption & Assessment Support). This is a Permanent positions and is part time (18.5 hours).

This Local Authority have made a number of changes as they are striving to be "Outstanding" rated. You will be experienced in ensuring that the welfare of Children & Young people is safeguarded. This Adoption service is a part of the Regional Adoption Agency.

What is on offer for you as the Team Manager:

  • Excellent training, development & progression opportunities
  • 29 days of annual leave + public holidays (further gained with longer service)
  • £2,400 retention payment (annual)
  • £1,000 golden hello (if more than 3 years experience)
  • Retention payment of £5,000
  • Relocation package of £8,000
  • Flexi-working scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • A Local Authority Pension Plan
  • Various employee discounts
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Team Manager:

  • Manage a Team of Social Workers
  • Operational Management
  • Service Development
  • Budget Management
  • Quality Assurance

Requirements for you as the Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with Social Work England
  • Management experience
  • Significant experience within Adoption
  • Significant experience within Children's Social Work
  • A working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care

Location: Birmingham

Salary range: £52,000 - £58,624 d.o.e + benefits

Closing Date: ASAP - Interview can be set up quickly

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny

If this role is not what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work (as you are a Qualified Social Worker), get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!

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