Assistant Team Manager

2 days left

Ladies Walk Centre, Sedgley, West Midlands DY3 3UA
£39,881 to £42,822 per annum
04 Jun 2021
25 Jun 2021
Job Ref
Job Type
Social care
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern

Are you a Senior Social Worker or Assistant Team Manager looking for your next exciting career opportunity?

Hours:  37 per week

Salary:  Grade 11

Are you a Senior Social Worker or Assistant Team Manager looking for your next exciting career opportunity? Do you have proven experience working in a Children or Transition Disability team? The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of Social Work Practice in children' services and be registered with the Social Work England.

The 0 -25 MDT in Dudley Disability Service provides services to families in Dudley and need an Assistant Team Manager who:

  • Is passionate about children and young people with disabilities, their needs, strengths, and ensuring that services work together to meet their needs and those of their families/carers.
  • Understands the importance of good and effective care planning.
  • Is a leader that is energetic, enthusiastic and compassionate with experience of managing staff
  • Recognises that the voice of the child/young person is central to all you do and operates from a strength-based perspective
  • Has the ability to inspire and lead a team to achieve the best possible outcomes for children and young people with disabilities.

Your basic duties:

  • Assist the team manager with managing and supervising a multi-disciplinary team
  • Monitor team standards, provide direction and offer support to team members
  • Promote and safeguard children and young people with a disability
  • Manage the team’s duty system and ensure diaries and rotas are up to date
  • Ensure new staff or placement staff are given adequate induction when they start
  • Contribute to the delivery of training for best outcomes for children/young people and staff



What you need to succeed:

  • Social Work Qualification and HCPC registration
  • UK driving licence
  • A positive, friendly and approachable attitude towards other people
  • Previous experience working in an Adult Social Care setting
  • Ability to manage and support other staff, and delegate work out where necessary

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and vulnerable adults; therefore the post is subject to medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.

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