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Team Manager - Fostering Team (Independent Fostering Agency)

  • Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Dorset
  • Date posted: 09-08-2019
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Management
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00006232_1565363632

As the Team Manager, you will be supporting a team of supervising social workers for an Independent Fostering Agency based in Dorset. This is an office based, full-time and permanent position with one of the UK's largest Independent Fostering Agencies.

You will need to have a background within a Fostering Team as a Senior Manager. Ideally, within an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity.

Benefits for you as the Team Manager:

  • 25 Days Annual leave
  • Mileage paid - 0.45P
  • Contributory pension Scheme
  • Progression Opportunists
  • Healthcare
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Team Manager:

  • Motivate, supervise and support supervising social workers
  • Develop and maintain relations with local authorities
  • Ensure carers comply with all standards polices and guidance
  • Work with the recruitment and placements team
  • Participate in "on-call" and management back up duty rota

Requirements of you as the Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • Experience of working within a Senior/Managerial position
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Dorset

Salary: up to £47,000

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

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