Social Work Team Manager - Front Door Team

Location Royal Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England
Job type Permanent
Salary £57k per year
Reference 164608

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for a dedicated and experienced Social Work Team Manager/Safeguarding Manager to work based in Kensington & Chelsea, within the Adult Front Door Team.

The salary for this permanent Social Work Team Manager role is £57,000 per annum.

Main Duties:

  • Manage and develop an innovative and creative service through personalisation which delivers choice and independence to residents.

  • Lead, direct, and develop the functions and operational management of a community team that are at different stages of planning for/or achieving integration with health.

  • Manage and control budgets for the purchase and provision of health and social care services ensuring a quality, value for money service. Manage the budget for the portfolio of services, working closely with Finance colleagues to monitor expenditure and taking appropriate action.

  • Manage high quality services ensuring appropriate access to the public, any referring agents and other professionals and ensuring that emergency situations are dealt with in a timely manner.

  • Supervise, performance manage, develop, and appraise members of the service as outlined in Departmental guidelines.

  • Ensure excellent performance against internal and external performance measures and fulfil statutory reporting requirements.

  • Manage safeguarding through the Safeguarding Adult processes. This will involve working in partnership with the Adult’s Safeguarding Team.

Requirements of the Social Work Team Manager:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work.

  • Current Social Work England registration.

  • Recent post-qualifying experience within frontline adult social work, including experience of leading and managing multi-agency teams and ensuring effective service delivery, according to organisational values.

  • Highly experience people manager, capable of leading a number of managers and staff according to and embedding organisational values and behaviours.

This Social Work Team Manager job is advertised by Zehnn Young; 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.