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Team Manager - Therapeutic Fostering Agency

  • Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Kent
  • Date posted: 04-01-2021
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Fostering, Management
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: TM000J397_1609776019

A Therapeutic Fostering Agency who have been rated "Outstanding" by Ofsted four consecutive times are currently looking for a Team Manager of their team in Kent. As the Team Manager, you will be responsible for the development of the mainstream and TLC service in the area.

As the ideal Team Manager, you will need to have a background within a fostering team and have knowledge or experience of therapeutic Practice.

Benefits for you as the Team Manager:

  • Salary of up to £43,000 per annum
  • 28 Days Annual leave + Bank Holidays
  • Birthday Off
  • Pension Scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Out of Hours Allowance
  • Additional Discounts

Your responsibilities as the Team Manager:

  • Effectively plan, grow, and manage the foster care operation
  • Ensure safeguarding practice and knowledge is always adhered to
  • Agree matching and placements within the area
  • Ensure staff are provided with the necessary training, supervision, probation, yearly appraisals and be responsible for performance management.

Requirements of you as Team Manager:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • Working knowledge or experience of therapeutic practice
  • Leadership and management experience
  • Experience of working within Fostering
  • Must hold a full UK Driving Licence

Location: Kent
Salary: up to £43,000

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 07587 031 100 or for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

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