Adoption Team Manager | Luton | £38 per hour

Eden Brown Synergy
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
An Adoption and Permanence team in Luton is currently looking for an experienced Children's Permanency Team Manager on a contract basis.

Within this position you will lead and manage a team to achieve better outcomes for children, young people and their families through the delivery of high quality fostering services. Strategically developing the service to meet specific legislation, regulations, inspection requirements and other local targets. You will also drive the permanency agenda for children in care across the council by managing and directing resources and budgets in order to provide services to support children and families with children in care.

Your primary responsibilities will be to:
Develop and implement the foster to adopt, concurrency plan, early permanency agenda for children in care within the jurisdiction of Luton Borough Council and to establish links with National Gateway & Post Adoption for the local authority. Engage with local and regional Adoption & Fostering consortium.
Drive the recruitment of prospective adopters and implement the two stage adoption assessment process that enables Inline with Public Law Outline and Adoption reforms.
Develop, manage and support a team of professionals that provide assessment and make high-risk decisions concerning the placement and safeguarding of children to ensure the provision of an effective collaborative Children in Care service.

Candidates are required to be HCPC registered and have strong permanence experience at a managerial level for this role.

Don't forget...Eden Brown Synergy offers a £200 referral bonus for Social Workers. If this role isn't for you but you know someone suitable, ask them to get in touch. £200 could be on it's way to you!

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