Team Manager - Disabled Childrens Team

Location Northamptonshire, England
Job type Permanent
Salary £42,527.00 - £47,968.00 per annum
Contact Jenifer Watts
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Reference HQ00094995_1564660287

Sanctuary Social Care is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Team Manager to fill a full-time role within a Disabled Children's Team based in Northamptonshire.

The salary for this permanent Team Manager job is from £42,527 up to £47,968 per annum + £2,200 Golden Hello. Also an additional £2k is available for those applicants with over 6 years TM experience.

About the job:

  • Children's Services at Northamptonshire are in an exciting period of significant transformation; we can confirm that we will become a standalone Trust which will deliver services for two new unitary authorities across the county. We are currently recruiting energetic and passionate managers to lead and develop high quality services

  • The Disabled Children's Team is a team of highly motivated staff who are committed to achieving the best outcomes for children and young people.

  • The Team Manager should ideally have experience of working with Children, Children with Disabilities and complex needs and their families. The Team Manager will supervise Social Workers and Family Support Workers with a range of cases from Child in Need, Child protection, care proceedings and Children in care and permanence.

  • The Team Manager needs to be passionate about improving the outcomes for some of the most vulnerable children in the County. Strong skills in multi-agency work are essential to the role as we work closely with our colleagues in Education, Health and the voluntary sector. All candidates needs to have a commitment to Signs of Safety as this will be the model that will be key to our improvement journey

Requirements:

  • A recognised and relevant professional social work qualification (Degree / Diploma in Social Work).

  • Qualified HCPC registered Social Worker

  • Management experience is essential.

Northampton's Journey:

  • Children's Services at Northamptonshire are in an exciting period of significant transformation; we can confirm that we will become a standalone Trust which will deliver services for two new unitary authorities across the county. We are currently recruiting energetic and passionate social workers to lead and develop high quality services.

Contact:

This Team Manager job is advertised by Jenifer Watts; if you are interested in this position please click below 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.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.