Team Manager Fostering

Posted 13 November 2023
Salary Negotiable
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 Fostering service. This is a permanent position. 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.

Please do not apply for this job if you require sponsorship to work in the UK. This position is only available for those who have right to work in the UK.

Benefits for you as the Team Manager:

  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • A fantastic supportive team
  • General 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 Social Work England
  • 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: North West

Salary Scale: Negotiable dependent on experience + benefits

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Jamil Olweny - 07587031098 or

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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