Social Care Team Manager - Assessment - London

HCL Permanent
London (Greater)
12 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is looking for an experienced and dedicated Team Manager who has a background in Children`s Services. You will receive regular supervision, supportive management, access to excellent professional development and a service wide commitment to continuous improvement. This is your chance to bring your expertise and experience to shape our progress and drive the service forward!

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Monitor the team`s performance with reference to local and key performance indicators for Children`s social care services

- Staff development and appraisals

- Authorising assessments, reports and care plans and taking responsibility for ensuring plans for children and carers are implemented in accordance with statutory and Council requirements

- Reviewing, evaluating and recommending the necessary action to amend service processes, practices and systems that lead to improved service delivery

- Undertaking monthly team audits in line with the service`s quality monitoring requirements

Essential Requirement:

- SW Degree, DipSW, CQSW, CSS or recognised equivalent and registered as a Social Worker with the HCPC

- Successful candidates must have worked in a similar setting and have experience of staff supervision and management.

- Full UK driving license

- Willing to implement, promote and adhere to the Council`s Borough`s Equality and Diversity Policy, Core Values, Health and Safety Policies, and other relevant policies and procedures

- Willing and able to work flexible hours

In Return:

- Competitive starting salary of between £37,858 and £40,619 depending on experience

- Welcome payment of £1000 for all external appointments

- Market Forces payment of up to £5000 (£4000 for CLA teams)

- Car lease scheme & free parking at all sites

- Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)

- Childcare Vouchers

- Up to 33 days annual leave entitlement

- Staff discounts in gyms, travel agents, car sales, restaurants and days out


If you are interested In this position please click `apply` below.

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