Social Work Team Manager - Fostering Team

Location Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England
Job type Contract
Salary £38 per hour
Contact Tom Loomes
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Reference 160146

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading and award-winning recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Work Team Manager to work full-time based in Wisbech, within the Fostering Team.

The pay rate for this locum Social Work Team Manager role is £38 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 3-month contract.

Main Duties:

  • Manage the delivery of high quality and effective social care services to respond to the needs of service users and their families in a timely manner within statutory guidelines or service specifications.

  • Work with local partners to ensure integrated service delivery by developing responses to need with the organisations who are key in providing services.

  • Assess and balance risk and protective factors within a safeguarding framework.

  • Provide advice and guidance on case management and effective risk management of complex situations, understand when to take positive risks as appropriate.

  • Ensure every team member has regular, meaningful supervision and appraisal.

  • Utilise management information to inform business decisions and monitor team performance, reporting as required on team performance.

  • Take the lead in initiating, developing and sustaining internal and external working relationships with other professionals, partner organisations and external agencies.

Requirements of the Social Work Team Manager:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work.

  • Current Social Work England registration.

  • Significant previous experience of undertaking strategic planning, implementation, and evaluation.

  • Experience of leading and managing teams to achieve high performance.

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll

  • Free DBS and compliance service

  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies

  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge

  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place after 100 hours of work has been completed

  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us

  • Clinical governance support with a specialist safeguarding team

  • In-house payroll system

  • Free digital copy of the Social Work News Magazine

This Social Work Team Manager job is advertised by Tom Loomes; 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.