Job Description

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

The following is essential criteria:

– Degree in Social Work

– SWE Registration

– Right to work within the UK

Leaving Care Team Manager will be responsible for providing direction and leadership to a team that delivers successful pathway plans for young people in or leaving care, the requirements for the post are CQSW, DIPSW, BA HONS SW or equivalent with 3 years post qualifying experience in a field social work setting including safeguarding experience

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Overseeing a team of Personal Advisors and the development of individualised pathway plans for young people transitioning out of care.
  • Providing guidance and support to social workers and other team members. Ensuring that they adhere to policies, procedures, and best practices.
  • Advocating for the rights and well-being of young people in or leaving care. This includes liaising with external agencies, schools, and healthcare providers.
  • Identifying and managing risks related to young people’s safety, mental health, education, and housing.
  • Working closely with other professionals, such as psychologists, educators, and housing officers, to ensure holistic support.
  • Monitoring the quality of services provided by the team and implementing improvements as needed.

Please be aware this is a Long Term Temporary post to start ASAP.

What’s on offer for the Social Worker

· Excellent competitive pay rate – paid weekly!

· Excellent management structure with experienced leaders

· Desirable location with excellent transport links

· A stable and well-supported working environment

Benefits of working with

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area

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