Team Manager, Family & Friends - Adoption & Fostering Services

Location
Lancaster Circus
Salary
£41,967 - £52,455
Posted
09 Jun 2017
Closes
02 Jul 2017
Job Ref
DP/17/36364
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

This is an exciting and unique opportunity to join a fast paced, new and developing Citywide service; and use your strong safeguarding and court skills, alongside your expertise in permanence.

As Team Manager, you’ll lead a group of social workers delivering child focused Special Guardianship, Connected Persons and Private Fostering Assessment and support services.

Your team will look to you for vision and direction.  We will look to you to improve services, champion the highest standards of practice and achieve real positive changes to improve children’s lives.

You will empower your team, from senior practitioners through to support staff by forging strong and meaningful links with partner agencies.  Through reflective supervision and evidence-based audit, you will make safeguarding children’s welfare the cornerstone of every aspect of you and your team’s practice.

You will be responsible for your team’s compliance with statutory requirements; managing budgets; developing mechanisms to manage and record data; as well as allocating and monitoring the work given to each member of your team.

To find out more about our Adoption and Fostering Service click HERE

To apply click HERE