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Team Manager - Independent Fostering Agency

  • Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
  • Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire
  • Date posted: 24-10-2019
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00006801_1571925102

As the Team Manager, you will be an experienced Senior Social Worker/Manager with Fostering experience, preferably with an Independent Fostering Agency. This is a permanent and full-time position and you will be office-based with the potential for some flexibility.

This Independent Fostering Agency is "Outstanding" rated by Ofsted.

What is on offer for the Team Manager:

  • Excellent training and development programmes
  • Mileage paid at 0.45 ppm
  • A growing and excellent team
  • Private Health Care
  • A competitive Pension Scheme
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities for the Team Manager:

  • Supporting the Registered Manager
  • Deputising for the Registered Manager
  • Quality Assurance
  • Contributing to Foster Carer & Staff Training
  • Overseeing Foster Carer Recruitment
  • Working in an 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)
  • Significant experience of working within Fostering
  • Experience of working as a Senior or Manager within Children's Social Work
  • A working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care and Fostering

Location: Lancashire


Salary: Up to £40,000 & benefits

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

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