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Team Manager - Independent Fostering Agency

  • Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
  • Location: Greater Manchester
  • Date posted: 31-05-2019
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00005759_1559315721

A small Independent Fostering Agency is looking for a Team Manager for their well-thought of Fostering service. This is a full-time and permanent position.

The ideal Social Worker/Manager will have Significant Fostering experience within a Senior/Management position ideally within an Independent Fostering Agency or Charity. You would be an integral part of the next part of this organisation's journey. This Independent Fostering Agency are striving to be "Outstanding" rated by Ofsted.

What is on offer for you as the Team Manager:

  • A performance related bonus
  • Mileage paid at 0.35ppm
  • Your birthday off (or nearest chosen day) on top of the 26 days
  • Full Pension Scheme
  • Excellent Training & Development - CPD
  • Further benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for you as the Team Manager:

  • Managing, guiding and Supporting a team of Supervising Social Worker
  • Contributing to Business Development
  • Quality Assurance
  • Contributing to Planning Carer Recruitment Strategies
  • Contributing Staff Recruitment Strategies
  • Contributing to Staff Training
  • Reporting to the Registered Manager

Requirements for you as the Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/Diploma)
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Significant experience of working within Children's Social Work
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • Experience as a Senior Social Worker/Manager
  • An excellent working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Cheshire/Greater Manchester

Salary: Up to just over £40,000 + benefits

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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