Social Work Team Manager

  • Location:

    Blackpool, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Social Work

  • Job type:

    Immediate Start

  • Salary:

    £30 - £40 per hour

  • Contact:

    Mike Shaw

  • Contact email:

    mike.shaw@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/556053

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-05-07

  • Start date:

    20/04/2020 22:27:40

Search Consultancy has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Team Manager to join the Supporting and Strengthening Families Team with a Local Authority in the North West area. The ideal candidate must be an experienced manager with extensive previous experience of managing a team of Social Workers and will be paid £40 an hour..

We are looking to recruit team managers who will bring a level of skill and experience in child protection, complex child in need and PLO/Pre proceedings. You will manage a team which comprises a senior social worker and a number of social workers of varying experience. You will have a good understanding of the legal frameworks that govern our work and processes and systems that ensure effective management and positive outcomes. You will demonstrate the ability to be organised, manage people, inspire and enthuse and create an environment that is creative and innovative and is focused on strengths based practice to improve outcomes. We are striving to improve our quality and performance and you will drive this in conjunction with our improvement journey.

Benefits of this role:

* Stable management offering support and guidance
* Potential for long term contract
* Experienced and enthusiastic team
* Excellent transport links

This role is subject to HCPC, DBS and reference checks..

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age. Please apply online or contact Mike at Search Manchester

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age