Practice Manager - Fam...
Up to £40.00 per hour
Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Practice Manager to fill a full-time role within Children's Service based in Slough, within the Family Placement Service. The pay rate for this locum Practice Manager job is £40 per hour (LTD Company Equivalent) and is an initial 3-month contract. Duties: To provide effective and efficient management of family placement team staff, ensuring compliance with statutory requirements and departmental eligibility criteria in order to meet local and national policies and standards To report to and sit on Fostering panel as an adviser or social work representative, where appropriate To contribute to the development of quality standards, performance indicators and best practice in line with the Quality Assurance and Performance Management frameworks, including ensuring these are sensitive to ethnic, cultural and religious needs and those of other disadvantaged groups To develop, support and maintain good social work practice; ensure adherence to policies and procedures and provide management oversight to ensure that risk is identified and managed in a systematic and timely way that is sensitive to the needs of the community in Slough To contribute to and generate reports and data collection for Ofsted, including Reg 35 reports To plan and monitor the team's performance using management information systems and regular direct observation of work To oversee and monitor case recording and decision making, including chairing meetings, conferences and reviews as required and to have regular meetings with colleagues to ensure the effective flow of work and the transfer of cases To supervise members of the fostering service and undertake regular personal and case supervision and appraisals Requirements: A recognised and relevant professional social work qualification (Degree / Diploma in Social Work). Registered on Social Work England. Management experience is essential. Contact: This Practice Manager job is advertised by Leon Ali; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.