Job Description

Tameside Children’s Social Care have an exciting opportunity for a Practice Manager in our ISCAN (children with additional needs) team, ideal for qualified and experienced social workers who are looking to take the next step in their career.

For this role you will have substantive previous experience of working with children and their families in a statutory social care environment. You will need to have good knowledge of legislation and professional practice and will have the opportunity to work with children and families alongside management responsibilities, such as, chairing meetings and supervising a team of social workers.
As a Practice Manager, you will be supported by a dedicated and experienced management team, provided with regular supervision, and with access to excellent training and development opportunities.

You will have the motivation and ability to undertake the challenges of working in a busy team. We recognise that Social Work can be a challenging job and if you are successful, you will be working in a supportive working environment that is committed to your learning and career development.

Tameside children social care has adopted a strengths based Signs of Safety model of practice, and you will have a team of social workers with manageable caseload to facilitate reflective practice.

You must have:

  • A professional qualification in social work and experience of working with Adults
  • Social Work England registration.
  • Post qualified experience.
  • 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
  • Flexible hours to meet your needs, full or part time
  • Recommend a friend bonus scheme
  • “Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us *

If you would like to find out more information about this role, or the other opportunities have available feel free to click the ‘Apply' button below or contact the team on 0161 4199285**