PERMANENT – Team Manager (childrens services) in London

Supply Care Solutions are looking for a Team Manager, Young People in Care & Court Team in Greater (North) London.

SALARY: £49,464 – £54,597 per annum
TEAM: Childrens Services
HOURS: This is a Full time role (37 hours per week)

We are looking for an Children’s Service Team Manager.
Candidates must have at least three years of experience of court work within in Children’s Services, a proportion of your experience must be at management level.
You will join a settled and supportive management group with motivated and knowledgeable colleagues whose core business centres on working with children who are the subject of care proceedings and in need of permanency planning.

You must also have experience of coaching newly qualified or less experienced staff towards producing quality assessments, statements, care plans, within prescribed timescales and possess the ability to guide them through the adoption process.
You will attend court with their supervisees, impart their knowledge in terms of giving evidence in care proceedings, and on occasion give evidence themselves as a representative of the local authority.

A sound knowledge of child protection is required as is an in depth understanding of all aspects of a child’s journey through care.
The successful candidate will be instrumental in ensuring that standards are maintained through providing regular supervision, embedding Signs of Safety, and ensuring key performance indicators are met. Haringey is serious about staff training learning and development and will be given full professional support via our Academy Service.

Qualified Social Worker Requirements

  • CSW/CQSW/DipSW/BA/MA in Social Work
  • Proven post qualifying experience in working with childrens services
  • Current Social Worker England registration
  • Current Enhanced DBS Disclosure
  • Commitment to the safe care and well-being of vulnerable people

If you are interested in this position please apply online or call us on 020 8506 1111

Supply Care Solutions have a number of locum jobs across the UK. * All locums must be contract compliant before commencing work through our agency. We are recruiting professionals across all specialisms and grade. We offer an excellent referral bonus for any new worker you refer to us *Terms and conditions apply. Supply Care Solutions works in conjunction with Monitor/TDA rate caps

Job Category: Social Care Social Workers (All Grades)
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Job Location: London
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