Team Manager (Fostering)

Posted 18 January 2023
Salary £39271 - £44172 per annum + benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work Fostering
Contact NameJamil Olweny

Job description

A Children's Charity are looking for Team Manager for their well-thought of Family Placement (Fostering) service. This is a permanent and part-time position.

This is Charity has a great reputation and they are one of the largest Children's charities in the UK. This Charity is also renowned for being big advocates for a good work life balance for their staff and provide excellent training & development opportunities for staff CPD.

Benefits for you as the Team Manager:

  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • A fantastic supportive team
  • 26 days of annual leave + bank holidays (can purchase more and base leave rises with service)
  • A good work life balance
  • A competitive Pension Scheme
  • Other terrific benefits

Your responsibilities as the Team Manager:

  • Overseeing a team of Social Workers
  • Quality Assurance
  • Supervision and Practice
  • Contribution to Business Development
  • Overseeing Foster Carer Recruitment & Attrition
  • Managing & contributing to Foster Carer & staff training
  • Maintaining equality & diversity

Requirements of you as Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)
  • Experience of working within a management position in Children's Social Work
  • Experience of working within Fostering, ideally in an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity
  • An excellent knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Glasgow

Salary Scale: £35,271 - £44,172 d.o.e pro rata + benefits

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

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