Court and Case Progression Manager

Location Wandsworth, London
Job type Contract
Salary £42.00 - £45.00 per hour
Contact Jonathan Codona-Brown
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Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Court and Case Progression Manager to work full-time within Children's Services in Wandsworth. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of Social Work practice in Children's Services and be registered with Social Work England.

The pay rate for this locum Case Manager job is £42 - £45 per hour (LTD Company Equivalent) and is a 3-month contract.

This is a dedicated, specialist role working specifically for Wandsworth Children's Services although the post holder will be employed under the terms and conditions of the Shared Service Agreement. The role requires a high level of responsiveness to the needs and expectations of Wandsworth Council. The overall purpose is to drive improvement for our most vulnerable children and young people where a legal framework or legal intervention is necessary to safeguard their welfare and secure their permanency.

Job Purpose:

The purpose of the role is to safeguard and promote the welfare of children in Wandsworth by ensuring care planning is effective and care proceedings cases progress in a timely fashion and by identifying opportunities to improve service delivery practice, processes and the use of technology.

The role will deliver Court work improvement, at a strategic and operational level, across all sections of Children's Social Care and will involve working closely with Team Managers, Service Managers, Heads of Service, legal colleagues, the court, and other local authorities and organisations. This post will set working standards and make decisions on behalf of the Council.

The post holder will be responsible for providing high level and specialist input to inform and improve the quality of social work practice for all children's Public Law Outline care proceedings and pre proceedings work.

Requirements of the Case Manager:

  • Degree or equivalent in Social Work.
  • Current Social Work England registration.
  • Experience working in a similar role


This Case Manager job is advertised by Jonathan Codona-Brown; 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.