Adults Manager – [Blackburn with Darwen] #0008A82E1

March 19, 2024
£38 - £40 / hour

Job Description

3 years reference, gaps in employment history checked, any relevant quals as per JDPS.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, qualified Social Work Team Manager to manage our dedicated Safeguarding Adult Team. You will be passionate, hard-working and dedicated to empowering vulnerable adults. We pride ourselves on the support offered to new starters within the Department, and supporting their ongoing employment and development needs. Above all, we’re looking for someone with the value base and transferrable skills to be an excellent Team Manager.

You will line manage a small team of dedicated Social Work Practitioners, utilising the support of the dedicated Advanced Practitioner for Safeguarding Adults and a dedicated Advanced Practitioner for the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguarding Officers.

You will be highly motivated and focused, having considerable attention to detail. As a Team Manager, you will have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to manage a fast-paced service, working at times with high levels of risk and vulnerability. You will, however, be fully supported by the Service Lead for Safeguarding Adults and the wider Senior Leadership Team.

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

You must have:

  • Post qualified experience.
  • Enhanced DBS/Update service.
  • References required for the last 5 years of employment.

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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