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Team Manager - Independent Fostering Agency

  • Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
  • Location: Worcestershire
  • Date posted: 30-11-2018
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00004566_1543580604

As the Team Manager, you will be working in a close-knit team and Fostering Service covering the West Midlands surrounding areas around Worcestershire.

This Independent Fostering Agency are well-thought and part of a larger Children's Services providing group. You will need to have experience of working within Fostering as a manager or Senior Social Worker and ideally with another Independent Fostering Agency. This Independent Fostering Agency are striving to be rated "Outstanding" by Ofsted so need a driven and successful individual.

What is on offer for the Team Manager:

  • An excellent and successful team
  • A car allowance
  • Mileage paid at 0.45 ppm
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • Healthcare Schemes
  • Pension Scheme
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for the Team Manager:

  • Managing a team
  • Supporting the Registered Manager
  • Quality Assurance
  • Undertake and oversee Foster Carer Recruitment
  • Managing & contributing to Foster Carer training
  • Participate in the managers' Out of Hours rota

Requirements of the Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Experience of working within a Fostering team
  • Experience of managing a team or being a Senior Social Worker
  • An excellent knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Worcestershire

Salary: Up to £40,000

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

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