Area Manager

Charles Hunter Associates
South West England
31 Jan 2018
13 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

An Independent Fostering Agency require an Area Manager for their Fostering Team. This is a great opportunity to become part of a great growing organisation. As the Area Manager, you will be responsible for the development and growth of the fostering sector and be accountable for Ofsted, Staff, foster carers and placements.

What is on offer:

  • Generous Annual Leave
  • Travel Package - Company Car or Car Allowance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Generous Out of hours allowance
  • Other terrific benefits

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • As the Area Manager, you will be researching and seeking new opportunists as well as new ways for business growth
  • You will be responsible for the development, management and delivery of the fostering service
  • As the Area Manager, you will be Supervising, Monitoring, Appraising and performing staff as well as allocating workloads and tasks
  • You will be attending meetings and conferences when required


  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Experience of working as a Qualified Social Worker within Children and Families teams
  • Experience within Fostering
  • Experience within Management
  • Working knowledge and understanding of the current legislation and frameworks relevant to Children Social Care, Safeguarding
  • As the Area Manager, you must hold a full UK Driving Licence and have access to a vehicle to travel to other areas

Closing Date: Start of February 2018

If you would like to apply to be our next Area Manager, please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Tom McKenna on 0118 948 5555 or via email for further details and your best contact details

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